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Interdentil
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Interdict
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Interdicting
interdiction fire
Interdictive
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Interdiction definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

INTERDIC'TION, n. [L. interdictio.] The act of interdicting; prohibition; prohibiting decree; curse.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: authoritative prohibition
2: a court order prohibiting a party from doing a certain activity [syn: interdict, interdiction]

Merriam Webster's

noun see interdict II

U.S. Military Dictionary

1. An action to divert, disrupt, delay, or destroy the enemy's military surface capability before it can be used effectively against friendly forces, or to otherwise achieve objectives. 2. In support of law enforcement, activities conducted to divert, disrupt, delay, intercept, board, detain, or destroy, as appropriate, vessels, vehicles, aircraft, people, and cargo. See also air interdiction. (JP 3-03)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Interdiction In`ter*dic"tion, n. [L. interdictio: cf. F. interdiction.] The act of interdicting; prohibition; prohibiting decree; curse; interdict. The truest issue of thy throne By his own interdiction stands accurst. --Shak.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

see interdict

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Interdicting. 2. Prohibition, interdict.




 


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