portance (n.)
behaviour, demeanour, bearing
Cor II.iii.223[Sicinius to Citizens, of Coriolanus] took from you / Th'apprehension of his present portance
Oth I.iii.138[Othello to all] I spake of ... portance in my travels' history
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