port|side1 «PRT SYD, POHRT-», noun, adjective, adverb.
the left side of a ship when facing the bow; port: »

[The] motor whaleboat approached the trawler's starboard quarter, was waved to the portside where a ladder was lowered (Time).

on the left side; port: »

The manager took out his next batter, replaced him with a portside swinger as a pinch hitter.

to or toward the left side: »

The S.S. Champlain slid through morning mist, and, portside, Staten Island dimly floated past (Atlantic).

port|side2 «PRT SYD, POHRT-», noun, adjective.
the waterfront of a port.
waterfront: »

portside docks.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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