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injunction

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdʒʌŋkʃən/

Translation of injunction in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 [Law/Derecho] mandamiento (masculine) judicial to seek/obtain an injunction against sb solicitar/obtener* un mandamiento judicial en contra de algn 1.2 (order) [formal] orden (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Commands and injunctions, as I suggested, punctuate the text from the outset.
    • Ancient traditions and rituals tend to abound with precepts and injunctions.
    • However, Muslim teachers quickly said acceptance of secularism is a rejection of Allah's injunctions, it is atheistic and a rejection of Islam.
    Example sentences
    • This is not simply a case about an injunction to restrain threatened future conduct.
    • The Attorney-General sought an injunction to restrain breach of confidence.
    • The council's 15-strong Neighbour Nuisance Unit has helped secure more than 1,600 orders and injunctions against thugs.

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