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porting

[ pawr-ting, pohr- ]
/ ˈpɔr tɪŋ, ˈpoʊr- /
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noun Automotive, Machinery.
the changing of the size, shape, or location of the intake and exhaust ports in an internal-combustion engine, generally to improve performance.
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Origin of porting

First recorded in 1955–60; port4 + -ing1
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