Definitions for importationˌɪm pɔrˈteɪ ʃən, -poʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•por•ta•tionˌɪm pɔrˈteɪ ʃən, -poʊr-(n.)

  1. the act of importing.

  2. something imported.

Origin of importation:

1595–1605

Princeton's WordNet

  1. importing, importation(noun)

    the commercial activity of buying and bringing in goods from a foreign country

  2. import, importation(noun)

    commodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country

Wiktionary

  1. importation(Noun)

    The act or an instance of importing.

  2. importation(Noun)

    The act or an instance of carrying or conveying, especially into some system, place, area or country.

  3. importation(Noun)

    That which is imported; commodities or wares introduced into a country from abroad.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Importation(verb)

    the act of carrying, conveying, or delivering

  2. Importation(verb)

    the act or practice of importing, or bringing into a country or state; -- opposed to exportation

  3. Importation(verb)

    that which is imported; commodities or wares introduced into a country from abroad


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