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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)]
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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
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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.
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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)]
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According to a statement signed recently by the NIWA spokesman, Tayo Fadile, the agency's MD/CEO, Senator Mamora visited the Baro River Port to ascertain the level of work done so far and said the river port would soon start operation.
According to a statement signed recently by the NIWA Spokesman, Tayo Fadile, the agency's MD/CEO, Senator (Dr.) Adeleke Olorunnimbe Mamora visited the Baro River Port to ascertain the level of work done so far and said the river port would soon start operation.
The start of the service was inaugurated on Saturday with a ceremony at its first operating river port in the district of Tanash, Imbaba (20 kilometers north of Cairo); and was attended by Minister of Trade and Industry Rachid Mohamed Rachid, Minister of Transportation Alaa Fahmy, and Chairman of the River Transport Authority Karim Abu El Khair.AaAa
According to a statement signed recently by the NIWA Spokesman, Tayo Fadile, 'The access road leading to the River Port from the Gegu express way in Kogi State is not motorable and need urgent rehabilitation if the project is to be of any economic value to the Nation.
The road construction will extend Frazier Pike across the levee, providing a second access route to the entire river port area.
In a statement signed on Wednesday by the NIWA Spokesman, Tayo Fadile, the Onitsha River Port manager disclosed this when the NIWA Managing Director, Senator Adeleke Olorunnimbe Mamora visited as part of his familiarisation tour of the agency's facilities.
The National River Port Management Company (NRPMC), Egypt's operator of river ports, announced on Tuesday the start of a five-year contract to transport up to 2 million tons of wheat annually along the River Nile for Egypt's General Company for Silos and Storage (GCSS), a key state-owned importer and distributor of wheat.
The Managing Director said this when he visited the Baro River Port to inspect facilities at the site.
Earlier, EgyTrans had signed another MoU with the General Authority of River Transportation to obtain rights to establish a river port for trading and transporting containers in the Greater Cairo area.
Even though it is scheduled for handing over to a concessionaire before the end of 2018, there are indications that conflict of interests among senior officials in the Ministry of Transportation may stall the commissioning of Onitsha River port in Anambra State.