estoppel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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estoppelnoun [S or U]

uk   /ɪˈstɒp.əl/  us   /-ˈstɑː.pəl/ specialized
a ​legalrule that ​prevents someone from ​changingtheirmind about something they have ​previously said is ​true in ​court
(Definition of estoppel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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estoppelnoun [S or U]

uk   us   /eˈstɒpl/ LAW
a ​legalrule which prevents someone from saying in ​court that something they have previously ​stated as ​true in ​court, or that has been ​established by the ​court as ​true, is in fact not ​true: The Court ​held that there was no estoppel.
(Definition of estoppel from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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