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- n. traffic in contraband goods; smuggling
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Traffic in contraband goods; smuggling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Trafficking in contravention of the customs laws; smuggling.
What with intelligent contrabandism, emancipation, the right of suffrage, and the right to ride in omnibuses, we fear that their domestic usefulness will be sadly impaired.
Compared with other crimes then rife in California, contrabandism might almost be reckoned an honest calling.