follow Dictionary.com

Do you know ghouls from goblins and ghosts?

exportation

[ek-spawr-tey-shuh n, -spohr-] /ˌɛk spɔrˈteɪ ʃən, -spoʊr-/
noun
1.
the act of exporting; the sending of commodities out of a country, typically in trade.
2.
something exported.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Latin exportātiōn- (stem of exportātiō), equivalent to exportāt(us) (past participle of exportāre to export) + -iōn- -ion
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for exportation
  • The exportation of our wealth is being used to subsidize our demise.
  • White sheets are used for the temporary importation into and re-exportation from the second or additional countries.
British Dictionary definitions for exportation

exportation

/ˌɛkspɔːˈteɪʃən/
noun
1.
the act, business, or process of exporting goods or services
2.
(mainly US) an exported product or service
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for exportation

20
22
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with exportation