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home port

noun
1.
the port where a ship is registered.
2.
the port out of which a ship is operated but not necessarily registered.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples from the web for home port
  • Leaving the formation, she headed for a home port and repairs.
  • The place of performance will be at the cutter's home port.

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