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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who imports or exports without paying duties


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  • "A link-boy: link-boys are said to curse the moon, because it renders their assistance unnecessary; these gentry frequently, under colour of lighting passengers over kennels, or through dark passages, assist in robbing them."
    - Francis Grose, 'The Vulgar Tongue'.

    March 30, 2009