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proscription

noun

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1 the act of ordering that something not be done or used
  • the proscription against bicycles and skateboards is intended to make the plaza a more pedestrian-friendly place

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

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“Proscription.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/proscription. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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