Definition of seaport
: a port, harbor, or town accessible to seagoing ships
Examples of seaport in a Sentence
Boston is a major seaport in the northeastern U.S.
Recent Examples of seaport from the Web
Mora is forecast to make landfall near the southeastern tourist city of Cox's Bazar and the seaport city of Chittagong, the Bangladesh Meteorological Agency said.
Donald added that the medallion technology won’t be confined to the seaport.
Story Extras Bugs on the Border US-VISIT consists of a hodgepodge of older mainframe databases, fronted by Windows 2000 workstations installed at nearly 300 airports, seaports and border crossings around the country.
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First Known Use of seaport
SEAPORT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of seaport for English Language Learners
: a town or city with a harbor where ships stop to load and unload cargo
SEAPORT Defined for Kids
Definition of seaport for Students
: a port, harbor, or town within reach of seagoing ships
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