in violation of

Definition of in violation of

  1. :  in a way that is not allowed by (a law or rule) The evidence was seized in violation of the law.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the act of violating :  the state of being violated: such as

    :  infringement, transgression

    :  an infringement of the rules in sports that is less serious than a foul and usually involves technicalities of play

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