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English

Pronunciation

  • (noun):
    • (RP): ĭm'pôt, /ˈɪmpɔːt/, /"ImpO:t/
    • (US): ĭm'pôrt, /ˈɪmpɔrt/, /"ImpOrt/
  • (verb):
    • (RP): ĭmpôt', /ɪmˈpɔːt/, /Im"pO:t/
    • (US): ĭmpôrt', /ɪmˈpɔrt/, /Im"pOrt/
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(r)t

Etymology

(verb) From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] importare.

Noun

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Singular
import

Plural
s

import (s)
  1. (countable) Something brought in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
  2. (uncountable) The practice of importing.
  3. (uncountable) Significance, importance.
    It was a matter of great import.

Synonyms

Antonyms

  • (practice of importing): export
  • (something brought in from a foreign country): export

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Verb

Infinitive
to import

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to import (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To bring (something) in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
  2. (transitive) To load a file into a software application for use as a resource in a greater data file.
  3. (transitive) To signify.

Quotations

Antonyms

  • (bring in from a foreign country): export

Translations


Croatian

Etymology

From English export < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:hr:Template:lang:la derivations]] importare.

Noun

import m. sg.

  1. import (practice of importing)
  2. import (something brought in from a foreign country)

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