a. the act of carrying or transporting
a. a carrying of boats and supplies overland from one lake or river to another, as during a canoe trip
b. any route over which this is done
verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: ˈportaged or ˈportaging
3. Us to carry (a canoe, supplies, etc.) over a portage
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