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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A web site that seeks to act as an attractive user-friendly access point to the Internet. Portals typically provide services (electronic mail, instant messaging, games, online shopping,...

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Portales

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 59 words.

Spanish, Galician and Portuguese: from the plural of portal ‘gate’ (see Portal), either as a topographic name or

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portal

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

adj. 1. relating to the portal vein or system. 2. relating to a porta.

1. relating to the portal vein or system. 2. relating to a porta.

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portal

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 15 words.

adj. 1. relating to the portal vein or system. 2. relating to a porta.

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portal

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 69 words.

1. (subject portal) A website with no original *content of its own which functions as an organizing framework and

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portal

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 69 words.

1. (subject portal) A website with no original content of its own which functions as an organizing framework

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Portal

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 168 words.

GCMG 1949; DSO 1918; MVO 1918

Born 9 April 1885; e s of Sir W. W. Portal, 2nd Bt, and Florence, CBE, d of Hon. St Leger Glyn, 2nd ...

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vertical portal

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A portal which has more focused content than a normal portal. For example, a portal which concentrated on travel information and holiday bookings would be described as a vertical portal.

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vertical portal

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications. 33 words.

A *portal which has more focused content than a normal portal. For example, a portal which concentrated on travel information and holiday bookings would be described as a vertical portal....

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vertical portal

Edited by Darrel Ince.

in A Dictionary of the Internet

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications. 33 words.

A *portal which has more focused content than a normal portal. For example, a portal which concentrated on travel information and holiday bookings would be described as a vertical portal....

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portal <i>adj.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 15 words.

1. relating to the portal vein or system.

2. relating to a porta.

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Portal hypertension

R. Mark Beattie, Anil Dhawan and John W.L. Puntis.

in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

March 2009; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gastroenterology; Paediatrics. 1250 words.

Definition 488

Pathophysiology 488

Clinical features 489

Causes 490

Investig...

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portal system

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A vein or group of veins that terminates at both ends in a capillary bed. hepatic p. s. the best known portal system, consisting of the portal vein and its tributaries.

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portal hypertension

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 110 words.

a state in which the pressure within the hepatic *portal vein is increased, causing enlargement of the spleen, enlargement

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portal vein

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 53 words.

a short vein, about 8 cm long, forming part of the hepatic *portal system. It receives many tributaries,

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portal hypertension

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 112 words.

a state in which the pressure within the hepatic *portal vein is increased, causing enlargement of the spleen, development of ...

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Portal Michel

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 370 words.

b. 27 November 1935, Bayonne, France. Portal is as comfortable playing a Mozart clarinet concerto as he is performing a

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portal hypertension

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A state in which the pressure within the hepatic portal vein is increased, causing enlargement of the spleen, enlargement of veins in the oesophagus (gullet) (which may rupture to cause...

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portal presence

Overview page. Subjects: Business and Management.

Significant references to a website in search-engine indexes and directories. Good portal presence can increase traffic to a site.

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portal presence

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 21 words.

Significant references to a website in search-engine indexes and directories. Good portal presence can increase traffic to a site.

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PORTAL - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 28 words.

French, 17th century, male.

Sculptor. Religious subjects.

A pupil of Puget, Portal carved the high altar in the church of the Carmelites in Marseilles.

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