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trans·port

 (trăns-pôrt′)
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.
5.
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:
Noun1.transporter - a long truck for carrying motor vehiclestransporter - a long truck for carrying motor vehicles
motortruck, truck - an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
2.transporter - a crane for moving material with dispatch as in loading and unloading shipstransporter - a crane for moving material with dispatch as in loading and unloading ships
crane - lifts and moves heavy objects; lifting tackle is suspended from a pivoted boom that rotates around a vertical axis
3.transporter - a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)transporter - a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)
belt - endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys
carousel, carrousel, luggage carousel, luggage carrousel - a conveyer belt that carries luggage to be claimed by air travelers
factory, manufactory, manufacturing plant, mill - a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
assembly line, production line, line - mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it

transporter

noun
A person who carries messages or is sent on errands:
Translations
ناقِل، ناقِلَه
dopravcenákladní auto
lastvogntransportør
flutningatæki
taşıyıcı

transporter

[trænsˈpɔːtəʳ] Ntransportador m

transporter

[trænsˈpɔːrr] navion-cargo mTransport Police n (British)police f des chemins de fer

transporter

n (Brit: = car transporter) → Transporter m; (= transporter crane)Verladebrücke f; (in factory) → Transportband nt

transporter

[trænsˈpɔːtəʳ] nautotreno

transport

(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
transport.
transˈporter noun
someone or something that transports, especially a heavy vehicle for carrying large goods.
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