Example sentences for: illicit

How can you use “illicit” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The CWC allows any member country to inspect any site--public or private--it suspects of producing illicit chemicals in another member country.

  • "But the scandal in which M Strauss-Kahn is embroiled, the allegedly illegal use of MNEF, a student health insurance fund, to channel illicit funds to Socialist Party coffers, involves a host of M Jospin's close collaborators.

  • Nixon's presidency limped to its denouement by way of a grim paradox: His lieutenants were soon suspected of conducting illicit operations of such high stakes and complexity that only a senior official would have supervised them.

  • While efforts to shut down Libya's illegal nuclear program have been generally successful, Pakistan's illicit trade and the nuclear smuggling networks of Pakistani scientist A.Q.

  • Glutamate induces the activation of plasma membrane influx channels, therefore its failure to illicit a calcium response shows that the external media contained low levels of free calcium.


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