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Definition of injunction:

  1. A writ or process, granted by a court of equity, and, insome cases, under statutes, by a court of law, whereby a party is required to do or to refrain from doing certain acts, according to the exigency of the writ.
  2. That which is enjoined; an order; a mandate; a decree; a command; a precept; a direction.
  3. The act of enjoining; the act of directing, commanding, or prohibiting.

Synonyms:

cease and desist order, order, directive, commandment, charge, direction, enjoinment, command, requirement, enjoining, word, bidding, behest, instruction, words, dictate, over, mandate.

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