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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A port or an area of a port in which imported goods can be held or processed free of customs duties before reexport.

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  • noun a port open on equal terms to all commercial vessels
  • noun an area adjoining a port where goods that are intended for reshipment can be received and stored without payment of duties

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