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EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman and Old French prohibicion, from Latin prohibitiō.

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prohibition (countable and uncountable, plural prohibitions)

  1. An act of prohibiting, forbidding, disallowing, or proscribing something.
  2. A law prohibiting the manufacture or sale of alcohol.
  3. A period of time when specific socially disapproved consumables are considered controlled substances.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in Old French, borrowed from Latin prohibitiō

NounEdit

prohibition f (plural prohibitions)

  1. prohibition
    1. (specifically) prohibition of alcohol