Definition of 'prohibition'

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Synonyms of "prohibition"
Synonyms of "prohibition"
French Translation of "prohibition"
French Translation of "prohibition"
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Example sentences containing 'prohibition'

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The security policy should include a clear prohibition on employees working from home unless sufficient safeguards (to be detailed in the policy) are put in place. Computing (2010)The security policy should include a clear prohibition on employees working from home unless sufficient safeguards (to be detailed in the policy) are put in place. Computing (2010)The procedure will also test whether an offender is abiding by other restrictions such as a prohibition on drinking alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So one senses the beginning of an end to the era of marijuana prohibition in America. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their pressure ensured that the Bill included specific prohibition on academic selection. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The American experiment with the prohibition of alcohol was a failure and short-lived. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Prohibition of alcohol was immensely popular - from right to left - when it was introduced. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The prohibition was absolute, irrespective of the victim's conduct or national security. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It was the Prohibition era, so all the gambling and the drinking took place in back rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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In Common Usage. prohibition is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'prohibition'

British English: prohibition NOUN
A prohibition is a law or rule forbidding something.
...a prohibition on discrimination.


Definition of prohibition from the Collins English Dictionary
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