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enjoin

verb [T]  /ɪnˈdʒɔɪn/ us  
to legally forbid or stop something by order of a court: The prosecutor’s office hopes the court will enjoin the city from enforcing the law. Enjoin also means to order or strongly encourage someone to do something: Lawyers are enjoined to follow high ethical principals.
Translations of “enjoin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 囑咐, 吩咐, 依法強制(或禁止)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘱咐, 吩咐, 依法强制(或禁止)…
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