entrepot entrepot

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a port where merchandise can be imported and then exported without paying import duties
  2. (n) a depository for goods

Usage(s):

  1. Meanwhile, Iran has become the main entrepot for opium-based drugs produced in Afghanistan.
  2. With its seaports on the Shatt al Arab and its proximity to Kuwait, Basra is rapidly re-establishing itself as an entrepot at the head of the gulf.
  3. Like Hong Kong's rise from sleepy entrepot to global financial center, Lee's voyage to victory has not been without its doldrums and an occasional headwind.

News

  • LCSO Investigating Traffic Fatality

    At 9:48 pm, on Thursday January 30, 2014, the Leon County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Traffic Crash on Capital Circle, near the intersection of Entrepot Boulevard.
    on February 1, 2014     Source: WCTV Tallahassee

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