Definition of Portage. Meaning of Portage. Synonyms of Portage

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Definition of Portage

Portage
Portage Port"age, n. [3d Port.] A porthole. [Obs.] --Shak.
Portage
Portage Por"tage, n. [F., from porter to carry. See Port to carry.] 1. The act of carrying or transporting. 2. The price of carriage; porterage. --Bp. Fell. 3. Capacity for carrying; tonnage. [Obs.] --Hakluyt. 4. A carry between navigable waters. See 3d Carry.
Portage
Portage Por"tage, v. t. & i. To carry (goods, boats, etc.) overland between navigable waters.

Meaning of Portage from wikipedia

- Portage or portaging is the practice of carrying water craft or cargo over land, either around an obstacle in a river, or between two bodies of water....
- Portage is a ghost town and former settlement on Turnagain Arm in Alaska, about 47 miles (76 km) south of Anchorage. This town was destro**** almost entirely...
- The Grand Portage Indian Reservation (Ojibwe language: Gichi-onigamiing) is located in Cook County near the tip of Minnesota's Arrowhead Region in the...
- Portage is a package management system originally created for and used by Gentoo Linux and also by Chrome OS, Sabayon, and Funtoo Linux among others....
- Portage and Main is an intersection in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It is located in downtown Winnipeg where Portage Avenue (Route 85) and...
- Corners in the Portage Park neighborhood of Chicago's Northwest Side, the Portage Theater is one of the oldest movie houses in Chicago. The Portage Theater opened...
- Place du Portage is a large office complex in the Hull sector of Gatineau, Quebec, Canada, situated along Boulevard Maisonneuve and facing the Ottawa...
- Portage Place is a 439,600 square foot (40,840 m2) mixed-use shopping centre located in Downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It is located on the north...
- Portage la Prairie /ˈpɔːrtɪdʒ lə ˈpreɪri/ is a small city in the Central Plains Region of Manitoba, Canada. As of 2016, the po****tion was 13,304 and...
- from Mormon apostle Lorenzo Snow. He named it Portage after his birthplace of Portage County, Ohio. Portage is located near the northeast corner of Box...
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