Meaning of PORT in English

PORT

( v. t. )

To throw, as a musket, diagonally across the body, with the lock in front, the right hand grasping the small of the stock, and the barrel sloping upward and crossing the point of the left shoulder; as, to port arms.

Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary.      Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster.