from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. On the waterfront of a port: taking a stroll portside; a portside restaurant.
  • adv. Nautical On the port side of a ship or boat: skirting a lighthouse portside; the portside oar.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. On the port side of a ship.
  • n. An area alongside a port.


port +‎ side (Wiktionary)



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