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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The transportation of burdens by a person employed to carry luggage and supplies; The charge for carrying burdens by a person employed to carry luggage and supplies

Usage examples (35)
  • "Were you afraid of the bombing or the porterage?"
  • One claimed that the porterage had begun as early as 1964.
  • The primary complaint against the Pathet Lao had to do with the compulsory porterage.
  • When asked why, she said that it was because of porterage which they were forced to do for the Pathet Lao. for more
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