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Translation of "sanction" - English-Spanish dictionary

sanction

noun   /ˈsæŋk·ʃən/
a punishment for not obeying a rule or a law sanción economic/trade sanctions against a country
[no plural] official approval or permission aprobación, autorización
verb   /ˈsæŋk·ʃən/
to formally approve of something sancionar He refused to sanction the publication of his private letters.
(Definition of sanction from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

sanction

noun /ˈsӕŋkʃən/
permission or approval sanción, autorización, permiso The soldier’s action did not have the sanction of his commanding officer.
(Definition of sanction from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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