how to pronounce importation


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The above transcription of importation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

importation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of importation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… then banning the importation of dogs …”

meanings of importation


  1. The act or an instance of carrying or conveying, especially into some system, place, area or country.
  2. The act or an instance of importing.
  3. That which is imported; commodities or wares introduced into a country from abroad.
  4. The use of a term which consists of formally foreign elements. A term consisting of formally foreign elements.

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