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launder

[′lȯn·dər]
(engineering)
An inclined channel or trough for the conveyance of a liquid, such as for water in mining and construction engineering or for molten metal.
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Most of its proceeds are laundered in offshore centers but millions of dollars still circulate in Costa Rica.
Drug Kingpin Ayman Joumaa and his Lebanon-based drug trafficking and money laundering network, along with several other individuals, have used LCB to launder narcotics proceeds -- as much as $200 million per month -- as part of this international money laundering network.
Ladle transfer also has significant safety risks whereas launders are simple to operate and maintain, incur low metal loss and provide for quiescent metal transfer.