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sanction British & World English

A threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule

pragmatic sanction British & World English

An imperial or royal decree that has the force of law

Pragmatic Sanction in pragmatic sanction British & World English

A document drafted in 1717 by the Emperor Charles VI providing for his daughter Maria Theresa to succeed to all his territories should he die without a son. Opposition to it led to the War of the Austrian Succession on Charles’s death in 1740

sanction English Thesaurus

codes of practice should be accompanied by sanctions for offenders

sanction English-Spanish

autorización feminine, sanción feminine

the article was copied without the author's sanction in sanction English-Spanish

copiaron el artículo sin la autorización del autor