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Japanese translation of “sanction”

sanction

noun   /ˈsæŋk·ʃən/
a punishment for not obeying a rule or a law
制裁(措置)
economic / trade sanctions against a country
[no plural] official approval or permission
(公式な)承認, 認可, 許可
(Definition of sanction noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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