interdiction

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English, borrowed from French interdiction, itself a borrowing from Latin interdictiō.

NounEdit

interdiction (countable and uncountable, plural interdictions)

  1. the act of interdicting or something interdicted
  2. the destruction of an enemy's military potential before it can be used

TranslationsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin interdictiō.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

interdiction f (plural interdictions)

  1. ban, interdiction

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit