teleport

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[ tel-uh-pawrt, -pohrt ]
/ ˈtɛl əˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt /
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verb (used with object)

to transport (a body) by telekinesis.

Origin of teleport

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1950–55; back formation from teleportation, equivalent to tele-1 + (trans)portation
Related formstel·e·por·ta·tion, tel·e·por·tage, noun
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teleport

/ (ˈtɛlɪˌpɔːt) /

verb

(tr) (in science fiction) to transport (a person or object) across a distance instantaneously
Derived Formsteleportation, noun

Word Origin for teleport

C20: from tele- + port 5
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