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Definition of superinjunction noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

superinjunction

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈsuːpərɪndʒʌŋkʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsuːpərɪndʒʌŋkʃn//
 
; BrE also BrE//ˈsjuːpərɪndʒʌŋkʃn//
 
(British English, informal)
 
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an order made by a court that not only prevents information on a particular topic being made public but also states that nobody can say the order exists The central issue concerns a footballer who had obtained a superinjunction preventing a girl from revealing secrets about an affair.