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traffic

1 to do with pedestrians and vehicles moving on the roads by virtue of the regulation of such by a series of Road Traffic Acts.
2 to deal; hence many statutory references to many outlawed transactions, e.g. liquor, drug and human trafficking. Extensive powers now exist to confiscate proceeds of drug trafficking.

TRAFFIC. Commerce, trade, sale or exchange of merchandise, bills, money and the like.

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Now we look down on a sea thronged with heavy traffic.
While we discussed the thickening traffic with the superiority that comes of having a high level reserved to ourselves, we heard (and I for the first time) the morning hymn on a Hospital boat.
Though our route is in no sense a populated one, there is a steady trickle of traffic this way along.
But traffic at the worst gridlock sites, like Brand Boulevard and Broadway or the Interstate 5 off-ramp at Colorado Street on weekends, can't be remedied, the report says.
The same day, the WHO and the World Bank released the World Report on Road Traffic Injury Prevention, an exhaustive examination of the global problem and potential solutions, culminating in call for action at both the national and international levels.
By intelligently distributing SIP traffic among multiple SIP proxy servers, BIG-IP enhances the performance and availability of dynamicsoft's solution, providing carrier-class uptime (99.
ATM-based DSLAMs segment all traffic into homogenous 53-byte cells.
We can't just build more and more roads, so basically we have to try to use the existing capacity more efficiently," says Peter Molnar, a traffic scientist at Clark Atlanta (Ga.
Effective traffic enforcement depends on the allocation of sufficient staff and resources.
NASDAQ: TRFC), the leading provider of personalized traffic information for drivers coast-to-coast, today announced an agreement with the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) that provides for the installation of digital roadside traffic sensors along expressways in the Cincinnati and Columbus metropolitan areas.
The Home Depot opened last week, and a Trader Joe's and Wal-Mart are on their way, joining a whole block of new stores to create a popular retail powerhouse - and a traffic nightmare.
Packet Design has enhanced its Traffic Explorer IP traffic-analysis system with the ability to monitor and analyze traffic by specific applications and classes of service (CoS) on all links in the network, giving network managers unprecedented detail for troubleshooting problems and engineering their networks for maximum efficiency.