German translation of 'contravene'
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Ministers said three months ago that the measure would contravene European competition law.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The union has said that the use of agency workers would contravene labour law.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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British English: contravene VERB
To contravene a law or rule means to do something that is forbidden by the law or rule.
The Board has banned the film on the grounds that it contravenes criminal libel laws.
Translation of contravene from the Collins English to German Dictionary