Definition of protective order in English:

protective order

Syllabification: pro·tec·tive or·der

Entry from US English dictionary


A court order instructing a person to desist from abusing or harassing the petitioner (usually a related person) for a fixed period: a protective order against the man accused of setting his wife on fire

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Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
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