Definition of 'contraband'
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He strongly denied any links to the contraband goods. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All bags will be scanned by X-ray machines for contraband goods. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He said that the military was now shot through with corruption, with officers involved in illegal mining and the smuggling of contraband goods. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Hire cars are increasingly being used by criminal gangs to ferry contraband around the country and commit armed robberies, senior police officers have confirmed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A major British meat producer has been accused of shipping contraband lamb to a French company at the centre of the horse contamination scandal. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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