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Prohibition

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌprəʊɪˈbɪʃən/
the period from 1920 to 1933 when the production and sale of alcohol was forbidden in the US: There was a thriving black market during Prohibition.
Translations of “Prohibition”
in Korean (법에 의한) 금지…
in Arabic مَنع…
in Portuguese proibição…
in Catalan prohibició…
in Japanese 禁止…
in Italian proibizione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 禁止, 禁令…
in Chinese (Simplified) 禁止, 禁令…
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