Definition of Slave trade. Meaning of Slave trade. Synonyms of Slave trade
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Definition of Slave trade
Slave tradeSlave Slave, n. [Cf. F. esclave, D. slaaf, Dan. slave, sclave,
Sw. slaf, all fr. G. sklave, MHG. also slave, from the
national name of the Slavonians, or Sclavonians (in LL. Slavi
or Sclavi), who were frequently made slaves by the Germans.
1. A person who is held in bondage to another; one who is
wholly subject to the will of another; one who is held as
a chattel; one who has no freedom of action, but whose
person and services are wholly under the control of
thou our slave, Our captive, at the public mill our
2. One who has lost the power of resistance; one who
surrenders himself to any power whatever; as, a slave to
passion, to lust, to strong drink, to ambition.
3. A drudge; one who labors like a slave.
4. An abject person; a wretch. --Shak.
Slave ant (Zo["o]l.), any species of ants which is captured
and enslaved by another species, especially Formica
fusca of Europe and America, which is commonly enslaved
by Formica sanguinea.
Slave catcher, one who attempted to catch and bring back a
fugitive slave to his master.
Slave coast, part of the western coast of Africa to which
slaves were brought to be sold to foreigners.
Slave driver, one who superintends slaves at their work;
hence, figuratively, a cruel taskmaster.
(a) A search after persons in order to reduce them to
(b) A search after fugitive slaves, often conducted with
Slave ship, a vessel employed in the slave trade or used
for transporting slaves; a slaver.
Slave trade, the business of dealing in slaves, especially
of buying them for transportation from their homes to be
Slave trader, one who traffics in slaves.
Syn: Bond servant; bondman; bondslave; captive; henchman;
vassal; dependent; drudge. See Serf.
Meaning of Slave trade from wikipedia
- the history
of slavery covers slave systems
in historical perspective
one gave up the monopoly
on slave trade
and the focus
- the atlantic slave trade
or transatlantic slave trade
took place across
the atlantic ocean
from the 16th through
to the 19th centuries.
- and are forced
to work slaves
can be held against their
will from the time of africans played
in the atlantic slave trade
- indentured servants
and not treated
as chattel slaves
when the arab slave trade
and atlantic slave trade
began, many of the local slave
- the arab slave trade
was the practice
in the arab world
asia , north africa
, east africa
, and certain
the international slave trade
from 1808, internal
apace, and the slave population would
- the slave trade
act (citation 47 geo iii sess. 1 c. passed
on 25 march
1807, with the long title
'an act for the abolition
of the slave
- or deception
as sex slaves
to the in contrast
to the atlantic slave trade where
the male-female ratio
- human trafficking
is the trade
in humans, most commonly
for the purpose
fact that trafficked
are the single
to a review
in the journal
of american history
of jews, slaves, and the slave
the record straight
by eli faber