Outport

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Outport is a name for a small port built to support the commercial operations of a large port.[1] The Port of Tilbury from the Port of London is a good example. Avonmouth for Bristol and, on a smaller and now historical scale, Fordwich for Canterbury are others.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ "Home : Oxford English Dictionary". oed.com. Retrieved 25 August 2020.