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injunction

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a statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned
  • in the cult there were injunctions for and against everything, as nothing was a matter of personal choice

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The first known use of injunction was in the 15th century

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“Injunction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/injunction. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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