noun sea·port \ˈsē-ˌprt\

: a town or city with a harbor where ships stop to load and unload cargo

Full Definition of SEAPORT

:  a port, harbor, or town accessible to seagoing ships

Examples of SEAPORT

  1. Boston is a major seaport in the northeastern U.S.

First Known Use of SEAPORT

circa 1520


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