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ban

noun [C]
 
 
/bæn/
an official order that prevents someone doing something, or something from happening: ban on sth The police are enforcing the state's ban on the sale of fireworks.impose/enforce/lift a ban They have now lifted the ban on the export of live animals to Europe.
Translations of “ban”
in Korean 금지령…
in Arabic حَظْر, مَنْع…
in French interdiction…
in Turkish resmi yasaklama, men…
in Italian divieto…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指官方)禁止,取締…
in Russian запрет…
in Polish zakaz…
in Spanish prohibición, veda…
in Portuguese proibição…
in German das Verbot…
in Catalan prohibició…
in Japanese 禁止(令)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指官方)禁止,取缔…
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