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TO PLUNDER. The capture of personal property on land by a public enemy, with a view of making it his own. The property so captured is called plunder. See Booty; Prize.

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Investigation officer of the case Sub-Inspector Irshad Khan said that the ring leader who was allegedly involved in plundering of gas cylinders in the district was arrested acting on tip off and search for the rest of group was under way.
The video footage uploaded on the internet by opposition forces show how soldiers fighting for regime are plundering the articles on civil pick ups while others patrolling the area.
Iranian officials have often accused Washington of plundering Afghanistan as well, but they have not explained what the Americans have plundered from that impoverished country.