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English definition of “traffic”

traffic

noun [U]     /ˈtræfɪk/
CARS ETC A2 the cars , trucks , etc using a road : Traffic is heavy (= there are a lot of cars , etc ) in both directions . a traffic accident Sorry we're late - we got stuck in traffic.CarsTrucks, vans and caravans
PLANES AND SHIPS the planes or ships moving around an area : air traffic control AviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the airBoats in general
ILLEGAL the illegal buying and selling of goods , such as drugs , weapons , etc : the traffic in illegal drugs Trafficking and racketeering
(Definition of traffic noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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