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Definition of interdict noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    interdict

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɪntərˌdɪkt//
     
     
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  1. 1(law) an official order from a court that orders you not to do something They are trying to get an interim interdict to stop construction of the road.
  2. 2(technology) (in the Roman Catholic Church) an order banning someone from taking part in church services, etc.
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