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human trafficking Syllabification: hu·man traf·fick·ing

Definition of human trafficking in English:

noun

The illegal movement of people, typically for the purposes of forced labor or commercial sexual exploitation: she is a victim of human trafficking tough new laws to stop human trafficking
More example sentences
  • Seventy percent of the victims of human trafficking are women.
  • The penalties for human trafficking pale in comparison to drug smuggling.
  • He calls human trafficking the human rights issue of the new millennium.

Derivatives

human trafficker

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noun
Example sentences
  • Since 2001, the Justice Department has prosecuted 198 human traffickers.
  • Human traffickers rob children of their innocence, they expose them to the worst of life before they have seen much of life.
  • The human traffickers put so many people in the trailer that there wasn't enough oxygen.

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