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or Pôr·to  (pôr′to͝o)
See Oporto.


(Placename) the Portuguese name for Oporto


(oʊˈpɔr toʊ, oʊˈpoʊr-)

a port in NW Portugal, near the mouth of the Douro River. 327,368. Portuguese, Pôrto.
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Noun1.Pôrto - port city in northwest PortugalPorto - port city in northwest Portugal; noted for port wine
Portugal, Portuguese Republic - a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; Portuguese explorers and colonists in the 15th and 16th centuries created a vast overseas empire (including Brazil)
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