Prohibition (order)

Prohibition (order) – this term is used in the area of administrative law, where refers to legal restriction against the use of something or against certain conduct. It is also implemented in official order by the authorities – verbal or written. Prohibition could be temporary or permanent, and usually there can not be any questioning or appeal against it. The goal is to keep the public order, or to save the human body from eventual injuries or death. For example, there could be governmental prohibition for passing through certain State roads, due to bad condition. Synonyms are forbiddance, injunction and prevention.

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