importation definition

  • noun:
    • The act or company of importing.
    • the illness or procedure of becoming brought in.
    • anything imported; an import.
    • The act or an example of importing.
    • The act or an example of carrying or conveying, particularly into some system, destination, location or country.
    • what is imported; products or products introduced into a country from abroad.
    • The work of carrying, conveying, or delivering.
    • The work or rehearse of importing, or bringing into a nation or state; -- opposed to exportation.
    • what is imported; products or products introduced into a country from abroad.
    • The work or practice of importing, or of bringing in or launching from a different country or condition: since, the importation of live stock: in opposition to exportation.
    • a person who or whatever is brought from overseas; one or thing brought into one country from another: because, the coachman was a current importation; this umbrella is an importation.
    • The act of carrying or conveying; conveyance.
    • products (goods or solutions) bought from a foreign nation
    • the commercial activity of purchasing and getting items from a foreign country

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