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free port

noun [C] uk   us  
an area near a port or airport to which goods from foreign countries can be brought without tax being paid if they are sent to another country when they leave this area
Translations of “free port”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自由港…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自由港…
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