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"unenforceable" in British English

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unenforceableadjective

uk   /ˌʌn.ɪnˈfɔː.sə.bl̩/  us   /-ˈfɔːr-/
If a ​rule or ​law is unenforceable, it is ​impossible to ​forcepeople to ​obey it.
(Definition of unenforceable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unenforceableadjective

uk   /ˌʌnɪnˈfɔːsəbl̩/  us   /-ˈfɔːr-/
LAW an unenforceable ​law or ​system cannot be ​accepted as ​legal in a ​court of ​law: Sections of the ​amendment are unenforceable under ​federallaw.
that ​people cannot be made to obey, or that cannot be made to ​workeffectively: The ​proposedreforms are so complex that they will be virtually unenforceable in ​practice.
(Definition of unenforceable from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “unenforceable”
in Chinese (Simplified) (规则或法律)无约束力的,无强制力的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (規則或法律)無約束力的,無強制力的…
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