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[v] expel from a country
[v] hand over to the authorities of another country
[v] behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"



Misc. Definitions

\De*port"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deported}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deporting}.] [F. d['e]porter to transport for life, OF., to divert, amuse, from L. deportare to carry away; de- + portare to carry. See {Port} demeanor.]
1. To transport; to carry away; to exile; to send into banishment. He told us he had been deported to Spain. --Walsh.
2. To carry or demean; to conduct; to behave; -- followed by the reflexive pronoun. Let an ambassador deport himself in the most graceful manner befor a prince. --Pope.
\De*port"\, n. Behavior; carriage; demeanor; deportment. [Obs.] ``Goddesslike deport.'' --Milton.

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