in contravention of

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Definition of in contravention of

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: in a way not allowed by (a law, rule, contract, etc.) : in violation of He cut off trade with the country in contravention of their treaty.

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“In contravention of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20contravention%20of. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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