Definition of exportation in US English:

exportation

noun

  • See export

    • ‘Never before have we seen the outsourcing, the exportation of high-value jobs at the rate that we have seen it over the course of the past three years.’
    • ‘In practice, all international money transfers, except the very limited importation and exportation of currency notes, are effected through banking channels.’
    • ‘Whenever the domestic butter price drops below $1.30, it provides an incentive bonus for the exportation of butter products.’
    • ‘Since the 1960s, the economy, which previously had been based on large-scale agricultural exportation, has seen considerable diversification.’
    • ‘He calls the episode ‘perhaps the most tragic example of the exportation of conflict.’’

Pronunciation

exportation

/ˌekˌspôrˈtāSHən/