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prohibition

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1 the act of ordering that something not be done or used
  • the principal's prohibition against the use of cell phones in the school building met with unanimous approval by the teachers

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The first known use of prohibition was in the 14th century

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“Prohibition.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prohibition. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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