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por·tal

(pōr'tăl),
1. Relating to any porta or hilum, specifically to the porta hepatis and the portal vein.
2. The point of entry into the body of a pathogenic microorganism.
Synonym(s): port
[L. portalis, pertaining to a porta (gate)]
Alcohol noun A fortified wine—i.e., with alcohol added—from the Douro Valley in northern Portugal which reaches 19–20% by volume (normally wine ranges from 11% to 13.5%. It is typically red and sweet, but also comes in dry, semi-dry and white varieties
Informatics (1) noun Most generally, a place where information goes into or out of a computer, or both (2) Internet noun A number that is part of a URL, appearing after a colon (:) right after the domain name; every service on an Internet server listens on a particular port number on that server. Most services have standard port numbers—e.g., Web servers normally listen on port 80; services can also listen on non-standard ports, in which case the port number must be specified in a URL when accessing the server(3) verb To translate software from one platform—e.g., Windows—to another—e.g., Apple’s OS X
Radiation oncology Field, portal The site on the skin where the radiation enters the body

port

Radiation oncology Field, portal The site on the skin where the radiation enters the body. See Mantle port, Radiation oncology, Subcutaneous port, Venous port.

por·tal

(pōr'tăl)
1. Relating to any porta or hilus, specifically to the porta hepatis and the portal vein.
2. The point of entry into the body of a pathogenic microorganism.
3. Synonym(s): field size. Synonym(s): port.
[L. portalis, pertaining to a porta (gate)]

port,

n in radiology, the opening through which radiographic photons or the useful beam of radiation exits from the head of a dental radiography machine.

port

the upward curve in a bar bit on a horse's bridle.
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La Rekord 6 cylindres est remplacee par la nouvelle Commodore A, une carrosserie et un equipement meilleur que la Rekord C disponible en berline 2 et 4 portes et un coupe hardtop avec uniquement des moteurs a 6 cylindres.
said Portes helped open the doors for his own film career.
Selon une legende de longue date au sujet de Province House, en Nouvelle-Ecosse, le futur premier ministre Joseph Howe, reconnu pour s'etre defendu avec succes contre la diffamation criminelle, avait fait installer sa propre porte menant a la salle du Conseil legislatif afin de pouvoir observer les deliberations a sa guise.
Para atingir tal objetivo, optou-se metodo-logicamente por analisar os dados municipais tendo em vista sua magnitude populacional e por esta dinamica propiciar a demarcacao das diferencas de capacidade de gestao entre os municipios em seus diversos tamanhos, logo, buscando estabelecer nexos entre o porte dos municipios, e os aspectos positivos e negativos da gestao publica estabelecida nos mesmos.
In the first segment, Portes points out that schooling, as a culturing practice, is designed to benefit mainstream, middle-class students.
The first major episode of Haitian immigration to South Florida occurred in the late 1970s and early 1980s, during the same time as the Cuban, Mariel boatlift (Stepick and Portes 1986).
Portes [1981] himself sets up a Walrasian model of a CPE with three commodities, money, goods, and labor, and two markets, goods and labor.
Alessandra de Rossi, whose performance in 'Mga Munting Tinig' as a substitute teacher in a remote school brought out her mettle as an actress, said she would remember Portes as one of the 'most passionate filmmakers' she had ever worked with.
A producer agreed to finance the project with a male star specified for the role, but Portes eventually nixed the idea.
Journee portes ouvertes de l'Hopital Moulay Abdallah de Mohammedia
Les corps de deux noyes, portes disparus dans un premier temps, ont ete repeches a Ain Temouchent, a-t-on appris jeudi dernier, du charge de communication a la Protection civile d'Ain Temouchent.
Au moins dix militaires sud-soudanais ont peri et 50 sont portes disparus dans le naufrage mercredi sur le Nil d'un bateau, coule accidentellement par des tirs fratricides avec environ 170 soldats a bord, a annonce hier samedi a l'AFP le porte-parole de l'armee sud-soudanaise.