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port in Computers topic

portport2 verb [transitive]  to move software from one computer system to anotherport something from/to something Can Windows applications be ported to Unix?porting noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
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portWith the M16, that gas was ported straight into the bolt.Solaris 1.1 and 2.1 will be ported to be embedded architecture along with real-time operating systems.But it needs some encouragement to port to Unix and substitute it for the server, rather than OS/2.Asterix has been ported to UnixWare, and will also announce full support for Hewlett-Packard's OpenMail at UniForum.