What does dumping mean?

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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word dumping.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dumping(noun)

    selling goods abroad at a price below that charged in the domestic market

Wiktionary

  1. dumping(Noun)

    the disposal of something no longer needed, or of no value

  2. dumping(Noun)

    selling goods at less than their normal price, especially in the export market as a means of securing a monopoly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dumping

    of Dump

Freebase

  1. Dumping

    In economics, "dumping" is a kind of predatory pricing, especially in the context of international trade. It occurs when manufacturers export a product to another country at a price either below the price charged in its home market or below its cost of production.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Dumping

    A word which has come into prominence relative to Mr Chamberlain’s Fiscal Policy. In various forms the verb dump may be met with in Teutonic and Scandinavian tongues, meaning to “pitch down,” “throw down in a lump,” etc. etc. A “Dump Cart” in America is one that tilts up in front, and so “dumps” its load behind.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dumping in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dumping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of dumping in a Sentence

  1. Joe Biden:

    China - the problem isn't the trade deficit, the problem is they're stealing our intellectual property. The problem is they're violating the WTO. They're dumping steel on us, and that's why you need to organize the world to take on China, to stop the corrupt practices that are under way.

  2. Ivar Hansson Myklebust:

    The (open loop) scrubbers have a hard time passing the front page test taking pollutants from the air and dumping it into the sea.

  3. Otto Frank:

    ‘It was about half past ten. I was upstairs in the van Pels’s part of the house, in Peter’s room, doing schoolwork with him. Suddenly someone came running up the stairs. Then the door flew open and a man stood before us holding his pistol aimed at my chest. Downstairs all the others were already assembled. My wife and the children and the van Pels family were standing there with raised hands. Then Fritz Pfeffer came in, followed by another stranger. The policemen ordered us to hand over our valuables. Silberbauer took Anne’s briefcase. He shook everything out, dumping the contents on the floor, so that Anne’s papers and notebooks and loose sheets lay scattered all over the floorboards.’

  4. Wes Nakagiri:

    Ive been involved with grassroots activists for a little over a decade, ive never seen anything like this on the conservative side of the ledger, where youve got this entity working with governmental bodies, dumping huge networks of information into one database. Theyre asking for contact information, theyre asking for who else lives in the houseits troubling that this information is being stored in a Democrat-aligned database.

  5. Perry Brass:

    The most wonderful revenge you can have is by dumping an attractive, vacant man for an uglier one. That way all of his friends can scratch their heads, and for the next year or so wonder why.

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Translations for dumping

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • DumpingGerman
  • hävittäminen, dumppaus, dumppaaminen, heittääFinnish
  • vente à perte, dumpingFrench
  • ダンピング, 不当廉売Japanese
  • 덤핑Korean
  • vânzare sub valoarea mărfii, dumpingRomanian
  • сваливание, демпинговая продажа, сбрасывание, бросовый экспорт, сброс, демпингRussian
  • 倾销Chinese

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