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verb     export pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participleexporting
past tenseexported
past participleexported
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] economics to send a product to another country so that it can be sold there

    Their flowers are exported around the world.

    export something to/from something:

    Weapons are being illegally exported to other countries.

  2. 2
    [transitive] to introduce an idea, tradition, or activity into another country

    nations that export terrorism

  3. 3
    [transitive] computing to copy information from a computer system so it can be stored in another part of the computer or in a different form

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     exportation pronunciation in British English
/ˌekspɔː(r)ˈteɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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