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enforce

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈfɔːs/  us   /-ˈfɔːrs/
C1 to make people obey a law, or to make a particular situation happen or be accepted: It isn't always easy for the police to enforce speed limits. The new teacher had failed to enforce any sort of discipline.
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enforceable
adjective uk   /-ˈfɔː.sə.bl̩/  us   /-fɔːr.sə.bl̩/
enforcement
noun [U] uk   us   /-mənt/
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