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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English importen, from Old French emporter, importer, from Latin importō (I bring in from abroad, import), from in (in, at, on; into) + portō (I carry, bear; convey).

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import (countable and uncountable, plural imports)

  1. (countable) Something brought in from an exterior source, especially for sale or trade.
  2. (uncountable) The practice of importing.
  3. (uncountable) Significance, importance.
    It was a matter of great import.
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import (third-person singular simple present imports, present participle importing, simple past and past participle imported)

  1. (transitive) To bring (something) in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
  2. (transitive) To load a file into a software application from another version or system.
    How can I import files from older versions of this application?
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  • (bring in from a foreign country): export
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Etymology 2Edit

From Italian importare, and French importer, from Latin importō.

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import (third-person singular simple present imports, present participle importing, simple past and past participle imported)

  1. (intransitive) To be important; to be significant; to be of consequence.
    • 1661, Thomas Salusbury:
      See how much it importeth to learn to take Time by the Fore-Top.
  2. (transitive) To be of importance to (someone or something).
    • 1593, Shakespeare, Love's Labour's Lost:
      This Letter is mistooke: it importeth none here: It is writ to laquenetta.
    • Dryden
      If I endure it, what imports it you?
  3. (transitive) To be incumbent on (someone to do something).
    • 1762, David Hume, The History of England:
      It imports us to get all the aid and assistance we can.
  4. (transitive) To be important or crucial to (that something happen).
    • 1819, Shelley, "The Cenci":
      It much imports your house That all should be made clear.
  5. (transitive) To mean, signify.
    • Hooker
      Every petition [] doth [] always import a multitude of speakers together.
  6. (transitive, archaic) To express, to imply.

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import m

  1. import

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import m (plural importen, diminutive importje n)

  1. Geographical import

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import m (plural imports)

  1. Geographical import

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English import. [1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈimport]
  • Hyphenation: im‧port

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import (plural importok)

  1. import

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Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative import importok
accusative importot importokat
dative importnak importoknak
instrumental importtal importokkal
causal-final importért importokért
translative importtá importokká
terminative importig importokig
essive-formal importként importokként
essive-modal
inessive importban importokban
superessive importon importokon
adessive importnál importoknál
illative importba importokba
sublative importra importokra
allative importhoz importokhoz
elative importból importokból
delative importról importokról
ablative importtól importoktól
Possessive forms of import
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. importom importjaim
2nd person sing. importod importjaid
3rd person sing. importja importjai
1st person plural importunk importjaink
2nd person plural importotok importjaitok
3rd person plural importjuk importjaik

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From English or German

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import m (definite singular importen, indefinite plural importer, definite plural importene)

  1. import

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From English or German

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import m (definite singular importen, indefinite plural importar, definite plural importane)

  1. import

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English import, from Latin importare.

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  • IPA(key): /ǐmport/
  • Hyphenation: i‧mport

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ìmport m (Cyrillic spelling ѝмпорт)

  1. import (practice of importing)
  2. An import (something brought in from a foreign country)

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  • import” in Hrvatski jezični portal

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import c

  1. import

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