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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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As a result, illegally trafficked firearms remain a commodity, sought by those engaged in criminal activities.
Rather, it is suspected that numerous groups operate independently or semi-independently of one another and are the source for many of the illegally trafficked firearms.
Suspect guns, firearms purchased by a suspected trafficker but not yet recovered, usually are trafficked illegally.