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portal

noun [C]

portal noun [C] (BUILDING)

 us   /ˈpɔr·təl, ˈpoʊr-/ fml a large and often highly decorated entrance to a building: We entered the side portal of the cathedral.

portal noun [C] (INTERNET)

 us   /ˈpɔr·təl, ˈpoʊr-/ a page on the World Wide Web that users can change so it shows information they want to see: The portal lets you access specific information from anywhere in the site.
Translations of “portal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 入口網頁, 大門網站…
in Russian портал (в Интернете)…
in Turkish internette arama yapmak için kullanılan sayfa, portal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 门户网页, 门户网站…
in Polish portal…
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