AskDefine | Define dumping

Dictionary Definition

dumping n : selling goods abroad at a price below that charged in the domestic market

User Contributed Dictionary


Verb form

  1. present participle of dump


  1. the disposal of something no longer needed, or of no value
  2. selling goods at less than their normal price, especially in the export market as a means of securing a monopoly

Extensive Definition

Dumping may refer to:
In economics
In waste management
In aircraft tecnhnology
  • Fuel dumping,used to lighten the aircraft's weight in certain emergency situations
In mathematics
In medicine
In music
  • Dumpin', a 1999 album by hip-hop group "Psychopathic Rydas"

See also

dumping in Swedish: Dumping
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