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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.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006

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

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Theoretically, we do what we please so long as we do not interfere with the traffic AND ALL IT IMPLIES.
Now we look down on a sea thronged with heavy traffic. A big submersible breaks water suddenly.
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.
My brother could not hear it for the traffic in the main thoroughfares, but by strik- ing through the quiet back streets to the river he was able to distinguish it quite plainly.
The traffic police Karachi have announced alternative traffic routes and parking arrangements for the visitors, said a spokesman of Traffic police Karachi.
CTO said that additional traffic force was deputed at the important roads to control the traffic on Eid.
All the traffic officers and wardens had also been directed to remain present at their duty points so that no traffic jam could be witnessed, he added.
According to the plan issued by Chief Traffic Officer Bin Ashraf of Thursday, double parking at any place in the city has been banned.
They stressed the need for following traffic laws for smooth flow of traffic in the bazaar.
SP Traffic Quetta Javed Malik along with social organization's volunteers Zia Khan and Jahangir Khan informed the citizens regarding traffic safety and laws.
A modified Nagatani hydrodynamic model [2] determines the optimal traffic flow velocity estimating the traffic flow difference in information between the actual flow and the optimal flow in line [3-5].