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noun [C] uk   /ˈæz.bəʊ/ us    /-boʊ/ UK
abbreviation for anti-social behaviour order: an official order that a person must stop behaving in a way that annoys or harms other peopleCourt cases, orders and decisionsSocial order and disorder
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