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Noun: importing  im'por-ting
  1. The commercial activity of buying and bringing in goods from a foreign country
    - importation
Verb: import  'im,port
  1. Bring in from abroad
  2. (computing) transfer (electronic data) into a database or document
  3. Indicate or signify
    - spell

Type of: commerce, commercialism, intend, mean, mercantilism, merchandise, merchandize, trade, transfer

Antonym: export

Encyclopedia: Importing