the commercial activity of buying and bringing in goods from a foreign country
commodities (goods or services) bought from a foreign country
The act or an instance of importing.
The act or an instance of carrying or conveying, especially into some system, place, area or country.
That which is imported; commodities or wares introduced into a country from abroad.
the act of carrying, conveying, or delivering
the act or practice of importing, or bringing into a country or state; -- opposed to exportation
that which is imported; commodities or wares introduced into a country from abroad
Origin: [Cf. F. importation. See Import, v. t.]
The numerical value of importation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of importation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The FDA previously exercised enforcement discretion regarding the importation of sodium thiopental used for lethal injection.
Restrictions on importation, the banking sector, central bank, the systems that were in place before which were broken anyway are now completely exhausted.
Stop wasting so much time and complicating things in making more laws ... and interfering so intensely in the way the business sector functions. Just expose the total industry to importation.
If Ryan will not lead and reject the importation of those fleeing the Middle East without assurances that we can separate refugees from terrorists, then Speaker Ryan needs to step down today and let someone else lead.
Speaker Ryan needs to make it clear that if the President won't stand to protect America from wholesale open borders, then Republicans will, if Ryan will not lead and reject the importation of those fleeing the Middle East without assurances that we can separate refugees from terrorists, then Speaker Ryan needs to step down today and let someone else lead.
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