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contraband

adjective

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not legally permissible to possess, import, or export
  • The customs agents searched the shipping containers for contraband items.

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The first known use of contraband was circa 1540

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“Contraband.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contraband. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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