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English definition of “import”


noun  /ˈɪm·pɔrt, -poʊrt/ us  

import noun (IMPORTANCE)

[U] fml the importance given to something: It is still too early to judge the political import of his speech.

import noun (PRODUCT)

[C] something bought and taken into a country from another: Imports of foreign cars are at an all-time high.
(Definition of import noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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