traffic in


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traffic in something

to deal in something; to trade in something, usually something illegal. Max had been trafficking in guns for years before they caught him. The president of the country was trafficking in drugs for years.
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traffic in

v.
To engage in the buying and selling of some illegal or improper product or commodity: The police arrested the criminals who trafficked in stolen diamonds.
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The mere presence of several hundred of these citizens visibly manning the border dramatically cuts the alien smuggling traffic in the sectors.
LAS VEGAS -- ICNA Algorithm Plug-in Improves Data Compression of E-Mail Traffic in the Enterprise Offering Users the Ability to Achieve Compression Performance Gains of up to 80%
F5 Networks is the Industry leader in Application Traffic Management, enabling enterprises and service providers to optimize any mission-critical application or web service, providing secure and predictable delivery of application traffic in an unpredictable environment.
INS ranks among the top 15 network operators for international traffic in the world.
NASDAQ NNM:CPTL) announced today that its Integrated Communications Network (ICN) has completed alpha testing, is operational and will begin carrying beta customer traffic in May.
After a careful review of all the high-end solutions on the market, we selected Marketwave's Hit List Live because of its ability to analyze our web site traffic in real time, and to a level of sophistication that no other product in the market could match," said Rick Landsman, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice-President of Unicast.
The first commercially-available, automated tool designed specifically for remote access performance testing, Avalanche/RA can establish PPP connections with a device or service on up to 64 ports and send data traffic in both directions.
StrataCom's family of products, including IPX, IGX, BPX, AXIS, FastPAD and EdgeConnect, is used to integrate and transport a wide variety of corporate information, including voice, data, video, LANs, image and multimedia traffic in narrowband to broadband ATM network applications.