Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To bring; carry; produce.
  • noun The introduction, professedly by occult or supernormal means, of flowers, musical instruments, etc.: used with reference to performances of spiritualistic mediums.

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  • noun parapsychology The supposed paranormal transference of an object from one place to another, or the appearance of an object from an unknown source, often associated with poltergeist activity and séances.

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Examples

  • I have looked "all over" for the core file and I have "apport" installed as I found mentioned in the Wiki.

    Jeremy Zawodny's linkblog

  • Apport – the apport crash handling framework. bzrlib – bazaar source control system Python module.

    150 Python Snippets. 20 Topics. Nice! | jonobacon@home

  • Bien que cet apport se publie en anglais, j'éspère que d'autres journalistes de IPS contribuent à ce blog, y inclus ceux qui écrivent en français et espagnol.

    Crossover Dreams: Migrants R Us

  • En effet, je suis tomb�e sur un site tr�s int�ressant:"miamitelecom", qui propose des partenariats dans ce domaine, sans ou presque, apport financier initial.

    Kissing and Telco-ing

  • Les 8h00 d'intervalle sont necessaire sinon j'ai un trop gros apport de magnesium et ca se solde ...

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • So to get back here, he 'II have to apport to somewhere he knows.

    Elvenborn

  • There can't be that many places where he can apport back.

    Elvenborn

  • I knew then that the wild conjecture I had been trying to dismiss was the simple truth: Zak had been the shaggy, bounding apport we had hunted in the hold.

    The Urth of the New Sun

  • He can ‘apport’ objects—that is, expell impossible things spontaneously from his mouth or other openings.

    The Book of the SubGenius

  • He can ‘apport’ objects—that is, expell impossible things spontaneously from his mouth or other openings.

    The Book of the SubGenius

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  • I witnessed a Javanese mystic purport to apport. Still not sure what was going on.

    September 29, 2008

  • In The Urth of the New Sun (Gene Wolfe), apports are all kinds of beings who are somehow unintentionally caught in the giant sails of spaceships floating through time and space.

    And thx for purport. :-)

    September 29, 2008