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English definition of “ban”

ban

verb [T]     /bæn/ (present participle banning, past tense and past participle banned)
B2 to officially say that someone must not do something: A lot of people think boxing should be banned. [+ from + doing sth] Ian's been banned from driving for 2 years .Forbidding and banning things
(Definition of ban verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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