transport

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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English transporten, a borrowing from Old French transporter (carry or convey across), from Latin trānsportō, from trans (across) + porto (to carry).

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transport (third-person singular simple present transports, present participle transporting, simple past and past participle transported)

  1. To carry or bear from one place to another; to remove; to convey.
    to transport goods; to transport troops
  2. (historical) To deport to a penal colony.
  3. (figurative) To move (someone) to strong emotion; to carry away.
    Music transports the soul.

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transport (countable and uncountable, plural transports)

  1. An act of transporting; conveyance.
    The transport of goods is not included in the price given on the website.
  2. The state of being transported by emotion; rapture.
    • 1919, Elisabeth P. Stork (translator), Heidi, Johanna Spyri, page 53:
      In her transport at finding such treasures, Heidi even forgot Peter and his goats.
  3. A vehicle used to transport (passengers, mail, freight, troops etc.)
  4. (Canada) A tractor-trailer.
  5. The system of transporting passengers, etc. in a particular region; the vehicles used in such a system.
    The local transport received a big boost as part of the mayor's infrastructural plans.
  6. A device that moves recording tape across the read/write heads of a tape recorder or video recorder etc.
  7. (historical) A deported convict.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From transportar (to transport).

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transport m (plural transports)

  1. transport

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French transporter (carry or convey across), from Latin transporto, from trans (across) + porto (to carry).

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  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: trans‧port

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transport n (plural transporten, diminutive transportje n)

  1. transport

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transport m (plural transports)

  1. transport

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin transportus, from Latin transportare

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transport m (definite singular transporten, indefinite plural transporter, definite plural transportene)

  1. transport, transportation

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin transportus, from Latin transportare

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transport m (definite singular transporten, indefinite plural transportar, definite plural transportane)

  1. transport, transportation

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin trānsportō.

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transport m inan

  1. transport (act of transporting)
    Synonym: przewóz
  2. transport (vehicle used to transport passengers, mail or freight)
  3. transport (system of transporting passengers, etc. in a particular region)
  4. load, cargo
    Synonyms: fracht, ładunek

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Further readingEdit

  • transport in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • transport in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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trànsport m (Cyrillic spelling тра̀нспорт)

  1. transport, conveyance
  2. transport (vehicle)

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SwedishEdit

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transport c

  1. a transport, something to be moved
  2. a transport, a preliminary sum to be carried to the next page
  3. a transport, promotion to a new job or task

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Declension of transport 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative transport transporten transporter transporterna
Genitive transports transportens transporters transporternas

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