Importuous Im*por"tu*ous, a. [L. importuosus; pref. im- not + portuosus abounding in harbors, fr. portus harbor.] Without a port or harbor. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • importuous — † imˈportuous, a. Obs. rare 0. [ad. L. importuōs us, f. im (im 2) + portu s harbour, port.] ‘Without port or haven’ (Blount Glossogr. 1656) …   Useful english dictionary

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