Associations to the word «Transport»

Wiktionary

TRANSPORT, verb. To carry or bear from one place to another; to remove; to convey.
TRANSPORT, verb. (historical) To deport to a penal colony.
TRANSPORT, verb. (figuratively) To move (someone) to strong emotion; to carry away.
TRANSPORT, noun. An act of transporting; conveyance.
TRANSPORT, noun. The state of being transported by emotion; rapture.
TRANSPORT, noun. A vehicle used to transport (passengers, mail, freight, troops etc.)
TRANSPORT, noun. (Canada) A tractor-trailer.
TRANSPORT, noun. The system of transporting passengers, etc. in a particular region; the vehicles used in such a system.
TRANSPORT, noun. A device that moves recording tape across the read/write heads of a tape recorder or video recorder etc.
TRANSPORT, noun. (historical) A deported convict.
TRANSPORT CAFÉ, noun. (British) A roadside eating establishment used especially by lorry-drivers; a truck stop
TRANSPORT INTERCHANGE, noun. An interchange facility with different modes of transport
TRANSPORT SHIP, noun. (nautical) A ship that is used to transport military personnel; a troop ship.
TRANSPORT STAGE, noun. (motor racing) In rallying, an untimed section of the event where cars are driven at relatively low speed, usually on public roads, to the next racing stage.
TRANSPORT VESICLE, noun. (biology) a vesicle that transports molecules or nutrients within a cell
TRANSPORT VESICLES, noun. Plural of transport vesicle

Dictionary definition

TRANSPORT, noun. Something that serves as a means of transportation.
TRANSPORT, noun. An exchange of molecules (and their kinetic energy and momentum) across the boundary between adjacent layers of a fluid or across cell membranes.
TRANSPORT, noun. The commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials.
TRANSPORT, noun. A state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens.
TRANSPORT, noun. A mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder.
TRANSPORT, noun. The act of moving something from one location to another.
TRANSPORT, verb. Move something or somebody around; usually over long distances.
TRANSPORT, verb. Move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river".
TRANSPORT, verb. Hold spellbound.
TRANSPORT, verb. Transport commercially.
TRANSPORT, verb. Send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message".

Wise words

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