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Definition of Export

Export

  1. To carry away; to remove.
  2. To carry or send abroad, or out of a country, especially to foreign countries, as merchandise or commodities in the way of commerce; -- the opposite of import; as, to export grain, cotton, cattle, goods, etc.
  3. The act of exporting; exportation; as, to prohibit the export of wheat or tobacco.
  4. That which is exported; a commodity conveyed from one country or State to another in the way of traffic; -- used chiefly in the plural, exports.

Export Quotations

We must ensure that while eliminating child labor in the export industry, we are also eliminating their labour from the informal sector, which is more invisible to public scrutiny - and thus leaves the children more open to abuse and exploitation.
Carol Bellamy

Laughter is America's most important export.
Walt Disney

All truly historical peoples have an idea they must realize, and when they have sufficiently exploited it at home, they export it, in a certain way, by war; they make it tour the world.
Victor Cousin

My father worked for the railroad, and whenever a train crashed, we would go as a family and steal food from the boxcars. One year we stole a case of butterscotch pudding that was for export to Israel. It took us years to get through.
Chuck Palahniuk

Pakistan has to export a lot of uneducated people, many of whom have become infected with the most barbaric reactionary ideas.
Christopher Hitchens
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Export Translations

export in Afrikaans is uitvoer
export in Dutch is exporteren, uitvoeren
export in French is exportent, exportez, exportation, exportons
export in Italian is effettuare, esportazione, esportare, esporto
export in Spanish is exportacion, exportar, exportar, exportacion