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transport

verb [T]     /trænˈspɔːt/ TRANSPORT
to move goods or gas, oil, etc. from one place to another: We will stick firmly to bilateral agreements when transporting energy to world markets.be transported to/from/by Natural gas can be frozen and liquefied, allowing it to be transported to regions lacking in supplies.
to take people from one place to another on a bus, train, plane, etc.: be transported to/from/by Passengers were transported from the immobilized jet to a spare aircraft.
(Definition of transport verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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