Nonexportation
Nonexportation Non*ex`por*ta"tion, n. A failure of exportation; a not exporting of commodities. [1913 Webster]

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  • nonexportation — /non ek spawr tay sheuhn, spohr /, n. failure or refusal to export. [1765 75, Amer.; NON + EXPORTATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonexportation — /non ek spawr tay sheuhn, spohr /, n. failure or refusal to export. [1765 75, Amer.; NON + EXPORTATION] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Continental Congress — Amer. Hist. either of two legislative congresses during and after the Revolutionary War. The first was in session from September 5 to October 26, 1774, to petition the British government for a redress of grievances. The second existed from May 10 …   Universalium

  • United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …   Universalium

  • Hamilton, Alexander — born Jan. 11, 1755/57, Nevis, British West Indies died July 12, 1804, New York, N.Y., U.S. U.S. statesman. He first came to the U.S. in 1772, arriving in New Jersey. In the American Revolution he joined the Continental Army and showed conspicuous …   Universalium

  • Washington, George — born Feb. 22, 1732, Westmoreland county, Va. died Dec. 14, 1799, Mount Vernon, Va., U.S. American Revolutionary commander in chief (1775–83) and first president of the U.S. (1789–97). Born into a wealthy family, he was educated privately. In 1752 …   Universalium

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