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Definition of the noun Portation

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  1. [chiefly in combination] The act of carrying or transporting something; transportation
  2. [computing] The act of porting software between hardware or operating system platforms

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Google previewUS-83 West Bypass (proposed), Minot (1974)

Environmental Impact Statement

Again, trans' portation is a key factor with air tenminals located to the north and east. Terrain ~ The greater part of Minot is situated in the Souris River Valley at an elevation of l,550 feet above sea level. The valley is edged by high bluffs to the ...

Google previewRadical Equality in Education (2014)

Starting Over in U.S. Schooling by Joanne Larson

While public trans- portation is an option for cheap and efficient mobility, it is not conducive to carrying several days' worth of groceries. One can only take a few grocery bags on a crowded city bus at any given time, forcing residents to select ...

Google previewLawyers' Reports Annotated (1906)

portation is that other act of commerce which consists in the sale or exchange of the commodities to be transported, and that the effect of the statute under consideration is to regulate, obstruct, burden, and discourage such interstate commerce ...

Google previewAmerican Machinist (1920)

The best, the fastest and the safest trans' portation is a national necessity at any cost. It is an imperative necessity of the industry 0f the Public. the business of the public and the bread and butter of the country that the American railwtl.v System ...

Google previewThe Politician's Dictionary, Or, A Compendium of Political Knowledge (1776)

Containing Historical Remarks on the Interests, Connections, Forces, Revenues, Wealth, Credit, Debts, Taxes, Commerce, Manufactures, &c. of the Different States of Europe : Digested Alphabetically : ... Useful to the Gentleman, Merchant, and Farmer

portation, mod of which were lost by that measure; so that the revenue, which, all taken together, amounted before that measure to about twelve hundred thousand pounds a year, scarcely reaches that sum at present, although several new ...

Google previewExporters' Encyclopaedia (1912)

The im– portation of useful seeds, plants, and animals will be encouraged and premiums Offered for the best results obtained in the agricultural and stock- raising ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois (1899)

by Newton Bateman

portation. to. that. city. would. be. but. little. longer. than by way of the Rock Island road. The argument of the friends of the Chicago route prevailed, and at the conclusion, by unanimoun agreement, a committee was appointed to prepare and ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Nigeria (2009)

by Toyin Falola, Ann Genova

CHRISTIANITY • 75 portation, or agriculture. However, children in Nigeria have also been targeted by human traffickers for the foreign sex trade and hard labor. In the past 10 years, human rights organizations have drawn international ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

portation of Commodiries. (hos een) an Attachment or Distress ofone's Goods, (giøre Jndførsel) to distrain or seize upon one's Goods. (J.- og Udførsel), Importation and Exportation.

Google previewOrganizing Black America: An Encyclopedia of African American Associations (2003)

by Nina Mjagkij

theLCHR conducted research projects to secure information and statistics about the states standard of living,education, government, economy, employment , housing, health,law enforcement, voting,poverty, laborrelations, and trans portation ...

Google previewThe Star Trek Encyclopedia (2011)

by Michael Okuda, Denise Okuda, Debbie Mirek

SEE: biodart; Cretaceous Period; dilitus lobe; Distant Origin Theory; Earth; eryops ; Frola; Gegen, Forra; hadrosaur; Haluk; heresy; Hogan; Nekrit Supply Depot; Odala, Minister; portation; security access code; transwarp; vasodilation; Veer, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1920)

A Library of Universal Knowledge

see under Transportation and Communication, subsection Water Trans portation 546 Veterinary Science...

see under Trans portation and Communication 546 Waterways ...

Google previewA General Commercial Dictionary ... Second edition, with ... alterations and additions by W. Dickinson (1823)

by Thomas MORTIMER (Vice-Consul for the Austrian Netherlands.), William DICKINSON (of London.)

portation of. ~ Linen,v duties on exc. 40. Duties on brimstone for preparing oil of vitriol. ———- c. 41. smuggled goods sold by hawking. ——-— c. 42. hit: of Man, entry, landing, and shipping of goods. — c. 55. Malt imported into Great ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

And, unless its value to 1 ndia stock 264 rope exceeded its value in America, by a Ditto bonds 1* P sufficient to cover the expenses attending m Exchequer lulls, 2d par 1 p portation, and to yield the ordinary rate of p Ditto small to. the importer, ...

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Small photo of Refreshments portation counter shop on front of blur mall background.Small photo of Paris, row of trees in winter in front of the Mémorial des Martyrs de la Déportation (Memorial to the Martyrs of the Deportation) on the Square d'Ile de France, at the eastern end of Ile de la Cité. More...

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Portation Meaning

Video shows what portation means. The act of carrying or transporting something, transportation. The act of porting software between hardware or operating ...

Scrabble value of P3O1R1T1A1T1I1O1N1

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