contraband traffic

contraband traffic
контрабанда

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  • contraband — con·tra·band / kän trə ˌband/ n [Italian contrabbando act of smuggling, from contra against + bando edict, law]: property that is unlawfully produced, possessed, or transported contraband per se: property that is in and of itself unlawful to… …   Law dictionary

  • Contraband — Con tra*band, n. [It. contrabando; contra + bando ban, proclamation: cf. F. contrebande. See {Ban} an edict.] 1. Illegal or prohibited traffic. [1913 Webster] Persons the most bound in duty to prevent contraband, and the most interested in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Contraband of war — Contraband Con tra*band, n. [It. contrabando; contra + bando ban, proclamation: cf. F. contrebande. See {Ban} an edict.] 1. Illegal or prohibited traffic. [1913 Webster] Persons the most bound in duty to prevent contraband, and the most… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Traffic (disambiguation) — Traffic is the movement of motorized vehicles, unmotorized vehicles and pedestrians on roads.Traffic may also refer to: * Traffic (band), a rock band from England * Traffic (album), a 1968 album by the band Traffic * Traffic (album), a 2008 album …   Wikipedia

  • contraband — ► NOUN 1) goods that have been imported or exported illegally. 2) trade in smuggled goods. ► ADJECTIVE 1) imported or exported illegally. 2) relating to traffic in illegal goods. DERIVATIVES contrabandist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Contraband — For other uses, see Contraband (disambiguation). The word contraband, reported in English since 1529, from Medieval French contrebande a smuggling, denotes any item which, relating to its nature, is illegal to be possessed or sold. Used for goods …   Wikipedia

  • contraband — 1. noun 1) contraband was suspected Syn: smuggling, illegal traffic, black marketeering, bootlegging; the black market 2) they confiscated the contraband Syn: stolen goods, swag, bootleg 2. adjective cont …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • contraband — n. & adj. n. 1 goods that have been smuggled, or imported or exported illegally. 2 prohibited trade; smuggling. 3 (in full contraband of war) goods forbidden to be supplied by neutrals to belligerents. adj. 1 forbidden to be imported or exported… …   Useful english dictionary

  • contraband — noun Etymology: Italian contrabbando, from Medieval Latin contrabannum, from contra + bannus, bannum decree, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German bannan to command more at ban Date: circa 1529 1. illegal or prohibited traffic in goods …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • contraband — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. forbidden, banned, prohibited; smuggled. See prohibition, illegality.Ant., legal. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. forbidden, unauthorized, prohibited from import or export; see illegal . n. 1. [Illegal… …   English dictionary for students

  • contraband — /ˈkɒntrəbænd / (say kontruhband) noun 1. anything prohibited by law from being imported or exported. 2. goods imported or exported illegally. 3. illegal or prohibited traffic; smuggling. 4. International Law goods which neutrals cannot supply to… …  


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