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Definition of Export

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shipping of goods to other countries; exportation; merchandise or services sold to parties in other countries; storage of data in a format which can be read by other programs (Computers)
ship, send abroad, sell overseas
Export Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
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.
  
(v. t.)
To carry away; to remove.
  
(n.)
The act of exporting; exportation; as, to prohibit the export of wheat or tobacco.
  
(n.)
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.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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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.
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.
export
\ex"port\ (?), n. 1. the act of exporting; exportation; as, to prohibit the export of wheat or tobacco.
2. 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. the ordinary course of exchange between two places must likewise be an indication of the ordinary course of their exports and imports. smith.

WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. commodities (goods or services) sold to a foreign country
(synonym) exportation
(antonym) import, importation
(hypernym) commodity, trade goods, goods

Verb
1. sell or transfer abroad; "we export less than we import and have a negative trade balance"
(antonym) import
(hypernym) trade, merchandise
(hyponym) smuggle
(derivation) exportation
(classification) commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
2. cause to spread in another part of the world; "The Russians exported Marxism to Africa"
(hypernym) spread, distribute
Export Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
2K Group Shipping, Trade, Insurance Dictionary
Shipment of goods to another country.
Shipping Glossary
Shipment of goods to another country.
Raynet Business & Marketing Glossary
a good or a service which is produced in one country and sold and consumed in another. A visible export is tangible and invisible export is intangible and a service of some kind.
Copyright © 2001, Ray Wright
Export Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US Zip Codes
State: PENNSYLVANIA
City: EXPORT
Export Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Bureau of Labor Statistics Glossary
A domestic good or service that is sold (export sale) abroad. Exports include government and non-government goods and services; however they exclude goods and services to the U.S. military, diplomatic, and consular institutions abroad. Exports do include goods and services that were previously imported.
© U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Export Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
INTERNET TERMS&ACRONYMSV1.0
To save a file in a different format (that of another program ).For example,many Adobe Photoshop files are exported to become GIF or JPEG files.
Multimedia Glossary
transferring data from one software setup to another
Export Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
EXPORT is an exobiology project led by the European Space Agency, that deployed an external module to the International Space Station to study the photo-processing of organic molecules and the survival of some micro-organisms, as well as the effect of solar UV on unshielded organic molecules and micro-organisms while exposed to outer space.

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The term export means shipping the goods and services out of the port of a country. The seller of such goods and services is referred to as an "exporter" who is based in the country of export whereas the overseas based buyer is referred to as an "importer". In International Trade, "exports" refers to selling goods and services produced in the home country to other markets.

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Export Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
maritime&shipping&trade
Shipment of goods to a foreign country.