Export definition

ĭk-spôrt, ĕkspôrt
To carry or send (goods) to another country or other countries, esp. for purposes of sale.
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The act or process of exporting.
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Exportation.
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To send or transport (a commodity, for example) abroad, especially for trade or sale.
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To carry or send (ideas, culture, etc.) from one place to another.
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(obs.) To carry off; transport.
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Something exported.
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To export is defined as to send something from one place to another.

An example of export is to send a computer file from one software program to another software program.

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Of or for exporting or exports.
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To cause the spread of (an idea, for example) in another part of the world; transmit.
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To save a copy of the current open document, database, image or video into a file format required by a different application. Applications may export to a variety of popular formats. The Save As command in a program gives you access to the export filters in a program. Contrast with import. See foreign format, graphics formats, data conversion and Save As.
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Export is defined as to move products to another country for the purpose of trade or sale.

An example of export is Ecuador shipping bananas to other countries for sale.

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To send or transport abroad merchandise, especially for sale or trade.
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To sell goods or services to a company in another country. The level of exports helps to determine a country’s trade balance. If exports exceed the amount of imports, then the country has a trade surplus. If imports exceed exports, then the country has a trade deficit.
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Of or relating to exportation or exports.
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(countable) Something that is exported.

Oil is the main export of Saudi Arabia.

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(uncountable) The act of exporting.

The export of fish is forbidden in this country.

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To carry away.
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To sell (goods) to a foreign country.

Japan exports electronic goods throughout the world.

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To cause to spread in another part of the world.
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(computing): to send (data) from one program to another.
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To put up (a child) for international adoption.
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The definition of an export is something that is shipped or brought to another country to be sold or traded.

An example of export is rice being shipped from China to be sold in many countries.

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To send (data) from one program to another.
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To use an application to store (data) on disk, usually for use by another program.
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Origin of export

  • Middle English exsport from Latin exportāre ex- ex- portāre to carry per-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin exportare.

    From Wiktionary