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tr.v. trans·port·ed, trans·port·ing, trans·ports
1. To move or carry (goods, for example) from one place to another; convey. See Synonyms at carry.
2. To cause to feel strong emotion, especially joy; carry away; enrapture.
3. To send abroad to a penal colony; deport.
n. (trăns′pôrt′)
1. The act of transporting; conveyance.
2. The condition of being transported by emotion; joy or rapture.
3. A ship or aircraft used to transport troops or military equipment.
4. A vehicle, such as an aircraft, used to transport passengers, mail, or freight.
a. The system of transporting passengers or goods in a particular country or area.
b. The vehicles, such as buses and trains, used in such a system.
6. A deported convict.

[Middle English transporten, from Old French transporter, from Latin trānsportāre : trāns-, trans- + portāre, to carry; see per- in Indo-European roots.]

trans·port′a·bil′i·ty n.
trans·port′a·ble adj.
trans·port′er n.
trans·por′tive adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.transportable - capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to anothertransportable - capable of being moved or conveyed from one place to another
mobile - moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place); "a mobile missile system"; "the tongue is...the most mobile articulator"


Capable of moving or being moved from place to place:
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[trænsˈpɔːtəbl] ADJtransportable


adjtransportabel, transportierbar


(trӕnsˈpoːt) verb
to carry (goods, passengers etc) from one place to another. The goods were transported by air; A bus transported us from the airport to the city.
(ˈtranspoːt) noun
the process of transporting or being transported. road transport; My husband is using my car, so I have no (means of) transport.
transˈportable adjective
able to be transported.
ˌtransporˈtation noun
transˈporter noun
someone or something that transports, especially a heavy vehicle for carrying large goods.
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It is singular that this prompt mode of conveying valuable, but easily transportable effects beyond the reach of a hostile ship should not have suggested itself while the property belonged to Mr.
Boythorn, "the treatment of surgeons aboard ship is such that I would submit the legs--both legs--of every member of the Admiralty Board to a compound fracture and render it a transportable offence in any qualified practitioner to set them if the system were not wholly changed in eight and forty hours
At nine o'clock, Polly packed his bag with clean clothes, nicely mended, such remnants of the festive tea as were transportable, and kissed him "good-night," with many injunctions to muffle up his throat going over the bridge, and be sure that his feet were dry and warm when he went to bed.
In an article for the Washington Post, education writer Jay Matthews described how some children found transportables to be "exciting,.
The new unit, which carries a suggested retail price of $249, has been reduced in weight by more than 50 percent from the company's previous transportables.
With the acquisition, DataPath gains new control and monitoring systems capabilities for satellite earth terminals, transportables, Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs) and Telemetry Tracking and Control (TT&C).

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