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ban

verb [T]
 
 
/bæn/ (-nn-)
to say officially that something is not allowed, or that someone is not allowed to do something: The law bans the import of ivory into the country.ban sb/sth from doing sth A number of airlines were banned from operating to the UK.
Translations of “ban”
in Korean -을 금지하다…
in Arabic يَحْظُر, يَمْنَع…
in Portuguese proibir…
in Catalan prohibir…
in Japanese ~を禁止する, 禁じる…
in Italian vietare, bandire…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指官方)禁止…
in Russian запрещать…
in Turkish resmen yasaklamak, men etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指官方)禁止…
in Polish zabraniać, zakazywać…
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