Words nearby importation
OTHER WORDS FROM importationo·ver·im·por·ta·tion, nounpre·im·por·ta·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for importation
In 1924, Congress banned the sale, manufacture, and importation of the drug.
Restrictions on importation will unreasonably raise drug costs.
The diminution of the number of laborers at the South revived the importation of slaves.
Unless some importation of explosive material from the westward stirs them up, one century is made the pattern for the next.A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches|Sarah Orne Jewett
An importation from "beyond seas" will command its weight in gold.
But the Ox is a newcomer in the land, an importation of the Spanish conquest.The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles|Jean Henri Fabre
Owners of homing pigeons had been registered, and the importation of the birds or their conveyance by rail prohibited.The Annual Register 1914|Anonymous