D-notice Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"D-notice" in British English

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D-noticenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈdiːˌnəʊ.tɪs/  us   /-ˌnoʊ.t̬ɪs/
a British ​governmentinstructionpreventingparticularinformation from being made ​public in ​order to ​protect the ​country: The D-notice was ​lifted after ​news of the ​computertheft was ​circulated by an ​internationalnewsagency.
(Definition of D-notice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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