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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Export  \Ex*port"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Exported};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Exporting}.]  [L.  exportare  exportatum  ex  out+portare  to 
  carry  :  cf  F.  exporter.  See  {Port}  demeanor.] 
  1.  To  carry  away  to  remove.  [Obs.] 
 
  [They]  export  honor  from  a  man,  and  make  him  a 
  return  in  envy.  --Bacon. 
 
  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 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  exporting 
  n  :  the  commercial  activity  of  selling  and  shipping  good  to  a 
  foreign  country  [syn:  {exportation}] 




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