HyperDic: port_of_entry

English > 1 sense of the expression port of entry:
NOUNlocationport of entry, point of entrya port in the United States where customs officials are stationed to oversee the entry and exit of people and merchandise
English > port of entry: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA port in the United States where customs officials are stationed to oversee the entry and exit of people and merchandise.
Synonympoint of entry
InstancesAberdeenA town in western Washington
BellinghamA town in northwestern Washington on a bay near the Canadian border
BrownsvilleA city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande near its mouth into the Gulf of Mexico
BrunswickA town in southeast Georgia near the Atlantic coast
ColumbusA city in western Georgia on the Chattahoochee River
ErieA port city on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania
GaryA city in northwest Indiana on Lake Michigan
HoughtonA town in northwest Michigan on the Upper Peninsula
JacksonvilleFlorida's largest city
LaredoA city in southern Texas on the Rio Grande
Los Angeles, City of the Angels, L.A.A city in southern California
MiamiA city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay
New OrleansA port and largest city in Louisiana
New York, New York City, Greater New YorkThe largest city in New York State and in the United States
NogalesA town in Arizona on the Mexican border opposite Nogales, Mexico
Panama CityA resort and fishing / fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida
PortlandFreshwater port and largest city in Oregon
SaginawA town in east central Michigan on an arm of Lake Huron
San DiegoA picturesque city of southern California on San Diego Bay near the Mexican border
San FranciscoA port in western California near the Golden Gate that is one of the major industrial and transportation centers
SeattleA major port of entry and the largest city in Washington
TampaA resort city in western Florida
BroaderportA place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
Spanishpuerto de entrada, punto de entrada
Catalanport d'entrada

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