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English definition of “portal”


noun     /ˈpɔː.təl/ US  /ˈpɔːr.t̬əl/
[C] specialized internet & telecoms a page on the internet that allows people to get useful information , such as news and weather , and to find other websites Internet terminology and abbreviations portals [plural] formal a large , important entrance to a building : Passing through the portals of the BBC for the first time , she felt slightly nervous .Doors and parts of doors
(Definition of portal noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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