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export

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ɪkˈspɔːt/
B2 to send goods to another country in order to sell them there: Singapore exports large quantities of rubber. The company no longer exports to Europe. →  Opposite import Business and commerce - general wordsProducts and producersBuying and selling in general
If you export information from a computer, you copy it to another place.Operating computers
exporter noun [C] Brazil is the world's largest exporter of coffee.
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