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IMPORTS. Importations; as no state shall lay any duties on imports or exports. Const. U. S. Art. 1, s. 10; 7 How. U. S. Rep. 477.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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When we consider that the number of plants now found on the island is 746, and that out of these fifty-two alone are indigenous species, the rest having been imported, and most of them from England, we see the reason of the British character of the vegetation.
Cuming, however, informs me that an English Helix is common here, its eggs no doubt having been imported in some of the many introduced plants.
(like the common mouse, which has also run wild) have been imported, and, as at the Galapagos, have varied from the effect of the new conditions to which they have been exposed: hence the variety on the summit of the island differs from that on the coast.
'The Lair of the White Worm.' I would like to ask if there is anything not necessarily of evil import about any of the places?"
This frolic put every one in such spirits, that Polly forgot her trouble, and the little girls kissed each other good-night as affectionately as if such things as imported frocks, coup,s, and rival brothers did n't exist "Well, Polly, do you like parties?" asked Fan when the last guest was gone.
On yearly basis, the import of food commodities and products dropped to $441.088 million in April 2019 against $485.86 million in same month of last year, showing a decrease of 9.22 per cent whereas on monthly basis the import showed a growth of 12.3 per cent as the imports during March 2019 stood at $392.824 million.
Mobile phone imports have witnessed a decline of 7.6pc% during the first nine months of the current fiscal year.
The imports of handsets into the country decreased by 10.87 per cent during the Financial Year 2018-19, as compared to the corresponding period of last year.
ISLAMABAD -- With its $10160.017 million imports to Pakistan, China remained the top importer of the country during the financial year (2018-19), followed by United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Singapore.
Among other countries, Pakistani imports from Saudi Arabia stood at $2985.925 million against $3081.469 million during last year, showing decline of 03 percent while the imports from Qatar were recorded at $2030.432 million against $1600.117 million last year, showing rise of 26.89 percent, the data revealed.
ISLAMABAD -- While the overall imports declined during the year 2018-19, the country's oil import went up slightly by 0.08 per cent year-on-year to $14.44 billion, reveals data compiled by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.
FILE - Containers CAIRO - 8 June 2019: Imports from 14 countries decreased by 21.4 percent in January and February compared to the same months last year to become $3.3 billion instead of $4.2 billion with a decline worth $907 million.