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outport

[out-pawrt, -pohrt] /ˈaʊtˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt/
noun
1.
a secondary seaport close to a larger one but beyond its corporate limits or jurisdiction.
2.
Canadian. an isolated fishing village, especially on the Newfoundland coast.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; out- + port1
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outport

/ˈaʊtˌpɔːt/
noun
1.
(mainly Brit) a subsidiary port built in deeper water than the original port
2.
(Canadian) one of the many isolated fishing villages located in the bays and other indentations of the Newfoundland coast
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