Translation of "compulsory purchase order" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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compulsory purchase ordernoun [ C ]

uk /kəmˌpʌl.sər.i ˈpɜː.tʃəs ˌɔː.dər/ us /kəmˌpʌl.sɚ.i ˈpɝː.tʃəs ˌɔːr.dɚ/

a demand made by a public authority to buy land or property from a private owner in order to use the land for public purposes


(Translation of “compulsory purchase order” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)