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prohibition

US [ˌproʊəˈbɪʃ(ə)n]
UK [ˌprəʊɪˈbɪʃ(ə)n]
  • n.禁令;阻止;禁律;(1920 至 1933 年美国的)禁酒时期
  • Web禁止;禁酒令;美国禁酒令
Plural Form:prohibitions  
prohibition
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n.
1.
[u]
(尤指通过法律的)禁止,阻止the act of stopping sth being done or used, especially by law
the prohibition of smoking in public areas
禁止在公共场所吸烟的规定
2.
[c]
~ (against/on sth)
禁令;禁律a law or a rule that stops sth being done or used
a prohibition against selling alcohol to people under the age of 18
禁止向 18 岁以下青少年售酒的法令
3.
[u]
(1920 至 1933 年美国的)禁酒时期(in the US) the period of time from 1920 to 1933 when it was illegal to make and sell alcoholic drinks

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