interdiction definition

  • noun:
    • the work of interdicting or something like that interdicted
    • the destruction of an enemy's armed forces potential before it can be used
    • The work of interdicting; prohibition; prohibiting decree; curse; interdict.
    • The work of interdicting; respected prohibition; declaratory estoppel.
    • in-law, judicial discipline imposed upon a person who, from unsoundness of mind, weakness, or improvidence, is incapable of managing his or her own matters, or is prone to imposition.
    • In Roman legislation, an edict or decree of this pretor to generally meet the circumstances of a certain case, but granted frequently from factors of a public personality. See interdict, n., 2.
    • identical to interdict, n., 4.
    • authoritative prohibition
    • a court order prohibiting an event from doing a certain activity

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