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transport

[trans′pȯrt (verb), ′tranz‚pȯrt (noun)]
(computer science)
To convey as a whole from one storage device to another in a digital computer.
(engineering)
Conveyance equipment such as vehicular transport, hydraulic transport, and conveyor-belt setups.
(naval architecture)
A ship designed to carry military personnel from one place to another. Also known as troop ship.

transport

To move or copy from one location to another. Same as "transfer." In the physical world, "to transport" means "to move" (take this from here and put it there). In the electronic world, "to transport" means "to copy" the data to another location. The original data are still intact in the first location until they are purposely deleted. See transport layer and OSI.
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The effect of transport stress on plasma levels of catecholamines, cortisol, corticosteroid-binding globulin, blood cell count, and lymphocyte proliferation in pigs.
Effects of transport stress on blood metabolism, glycolytic potential, and meat quality in meat-type yellow-feathered chickens.
Transport stress modulates adrenocorticotropin secretion from peripheral bovine lymphocytes.
uk, said: "Huge numbers of people plan to change how they travel to work next year, as rising fares and increased transport stress kick in.
uk managing director, said: "Many people plan to change how they travel to work next year as rising fares and increased transport stress kick in.
Managing director Martin Warnes said: "Huge numbers of people plan to change how they travel to work next year, as rising fares and increased transport stress kick in.

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