英 [ɪm'pɔːt; 'ɪm-]
- n. 进口，进口货；输入；意思，含义；重要性
- vt. 输入，进口；含…的意思
- vi. 输入，进口
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- import (v.)
- early 15c., "convey information, express, make known, signify," from Latin importare "bring in, convey," from assimilated form of in- "into, in" (see in- (2)) + portare "to carry" (see port (n.1)). Sense of "bring in goods from abroad" first recorded c. 1500. Related: Imported; importing.
- import (n.)
- "consequence, importance," 1580s; sense of "that which is imported" is from 1680s; both from import (v.).
- 1. We import an incredible amount of cheese from the Continent.
- 2. The painting was returned to Spain on a temporary import licence.
- 3. Germany, however, insists on restrictions on the import of Polish coal.
- 4. I have already spoken about the import of his speech.
- 5. We import raw materials and energy and export mainly in-dustrial products.
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