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"proscribe" in British English

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proscribeverb [T]

uk   /prəʊˈskraɪb/  us   /proʊ-/ formal
proscription
noun [U] uk   /prəʊˈskrɪp.ʃən/  us   /proʊ-/
(Definition of proscribe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"proscribe" in American English

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proscribeverb [T]

 us   /proʊˈskrɑɪb/
to ​forbid an ​action or ​practiceofficially: The ​sale of ​materials that could be used in making ​nuclearweapons is proscribed by US ​law.
(Definition of proscribe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “proscribe”
in Chinese (Simplified) (政府或其他权力机构)禁止…
in Chinese (Traditional) (政府或其他權力機構)禁止…
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