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English definition of “debar”

debar

verb [T]     /dɪˈbɑːr/ US  /diːˈbɑːr/ (-rr-) formal
to stop someone from doing something by law or by official agreement : He was debarred from the club for unacceptable behaviour .Forbidding and banning thingsLegislation and law-making
(Definition of debar verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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