What does country of origin mean?

Definitions for country of origin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatherland, homeland, motherland, mother country, country of origin, native land(noun)

    the country where you were born


  1. country of origin(Noun)

    The country in which a person or thing is deemed to have originated for the purposes of laws and regulations.

  2. country of origin(Noun)

    The country where shipped goods are produced.

  3. country of origin(Noun)

    The country in which the last stage of substantial transformation of goods occurred.

  4. country of origin(Noun)

    The country in which the most important processing took place.

  5. country of origin(Noun)

    The country in which a substantial amount of processing took place.

  6. country of origin(Noun)

    The country indicated on a label as being the country in which the goods were made.

  7. country of origin(Noun)

    Country of first publication.


  1. Country of origin

    Country of origin, is the country of manufacture, production, or growth where an article or product comes from. There are differing rules of origin under various national laws and international treaties.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. country of origin

    Country or countries initiating hostilities; b. event type and size


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of country of origin in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of country of origin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Vlado Azinovic:

    Once a destination country for foreign fighters in the 1990s, Bosnia is now the country of origin for volunteers in other people's wars.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    Not Donald Trump, not anyone else will be successful in dividing us based on race or our country of origin, racism has plagued the United States since its inception.

  3. Yukiya Amano:

    We have received a request from Syria early this year to convert the HEU fuel to LEU fuel and to repatriate the HEU to the country of origin. We are now studying this request.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    We know that country of origin is a poor predictor of a propensity to commit acts of terror. If it were, Pakistan has been a far more problematic source of attack planning and would be at the top of the President's list, but that country merits not even a mention in the order.

  5. Border Protection Minister Peter Dutton:

    If it is safe to do so and we have met our international obligations and we don't owe people protection, then those people will go back to their country of origin, people who seek an economic outcome are not true refugees and just because somebody is on a boat does not mean that they are a refugee.

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