superport

[ soo-per-pawrt, -pohrt ]
/ ˈsu pərˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt /
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noun

a deepwater port, often one built offshore, capable of accommodating very large ships, especially supertankers of 100,000 tons or more.

Nearby words

  1. superphone,
  2. superphosphate,
  3. superphylum,
  4. superphysical,
  5. superplastic,
  6. superpose,
  7. superposition,
  8. superposition principle,
  9. superpower,
  10. superrace

Origin of superport

First recorded in 1965–70; super- + port1

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