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black market

noun [S]
 
 
illegal trading of goods that are not allowed to be bought and sold, or that there are not enough of for everyone who wants them
黑市,非法交易市場
During the war, they bought food on the black market.
戰爭期間他們在黑市購買食物。
They blamed high taxes for the growth of a black market in cigarettes.
他們把香煙黑市的蔓延歸咎於高稅收。
Buying and selling in generalTrafficking and racketeering
black marketeer
 
 
noun [C]
People who sell thingsTraders, merchants and entrepreneursMiscellaneous criminals
Translations of “black market”
in Russian черный рынок…
in Turkish kara borsa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黑市,非法交易市场…
in Polish czarny rynek…
(Definition of black market from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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