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Definition of Port lid

Port lid
Port Port, n. [F. porte, L. porta, akin to portus; cf. AS. porte, fr. L. porta. See Port a harbor, and cf. Porte.] 1. A passageway; an opening or entrance to an inclosed place; a gate; a door; a portal. [Archaic] Him I accuse The city ports by this hath entered. --Shak. Form their ivory port the cherubim Forth issuing. --Milton. 2. (Naut.) An opening in the side of a vessel; an embrasure through which cannon may be discharged; a porthole; also, the shutters which close such an opening. Her ports being within sixteen inches of the water. --Sir W. Raleigh. 3. (Mach.) A passageway in a machine, through which a fluid, as steam, water, etc., may pass, as from a valve to the interior of the cylinder of a steam engine; an opening in a valve seat, or valve face. Air port, Bridle port, etc. See under Air, Bridle, etc. Port bar (Naut.), a bar to secure the ports of a ship in a gale. Port lid (Naut.), a lid or hanging for closing the portholes of a vessel. Steam port, & Exhaust port (Steam Engine), the ports of the cylinder communicating with the valve or valves, for the entrance or exit of the steam, respectively.

Meaning of Port lid from wikipedia

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- Port Severn/Oak Bay Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: COB2), is located adjacent to Port Severn, Ontario, Canada. Nav Canada's Water Aerodrome Supplement. Effective...
- Port au Choix Airport (TC LID: CCM4), is 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) southeast of Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Canada Flight...
- either open the lid, like when bearing the guns, or to open a smaller door in the lid. Three views of a carronade with its double-lid gun port. In heavy sea...
- Port Alberni Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: CPW9), is located in Alberni Inlet, adjacent to Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada. List of airports on Vancouver...
- Port Alberni/Sproat Lake Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: CAA9), is located adjacent to Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada. List of airports on Vancouver...
- Port Hardy Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: CAW5), is located adjacent to Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada. List of airports on Vancouver Island Nav Canada's...
- scrubbing. The two ports are used to dispense the beverage, one for "gas in", and the other for "liquid out". The separate metal lid for the central opening...
- Port Carling/Lake Joseph Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: CLJ2), is located on Lake Joseph, Ontario, Canada and serves the community of Port Carling. Port Carling...
- Port McNeill Water Aerodrome, (TC LID: CAM8), is located adjacent to Port McNeill, British Columbia, Canada. List of airports on Vancouver Island Nav...
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