Translation of "import" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ɪmˈpɔːt/ US  /ˈɪm.pɔːrt/

to buy or bring in products from another country

We import a large number of cars from Japan. 我们从日本进口大量的汽车。
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to introduce new goods, customs or ideas to one country from another

The fashion for wearing baseball hats was imported directly from the States. 戴棒球帽的风气是直接从美国传进来的。

specialized to copy information from one computer or computer program to another

I need to import data from the database into my word processor. 我需要将数据从数据库导入到我的文字处理机中。
imported files 导入的文件

(Translation of “import verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)