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A decree or law that prohibits
A prohibition
Decree of condemnation toward one or more persons, especially in the Roman antiquity

He was wholly unopposed, for the boldest spirits had fallen in battle, or in the proscription.

The act of proscribing, or its result
any act of condemnation and rejection from favor and privilege
{n} a doom to death, a confiscation
The act of proscribing; a dooming to death or exile; outlawry; specifically, among the ancient Romans, the public offer of a reward for the head of a political enemy; as, under the triumvirate, many of the best Roman citizens fell by proscription
a decree that prohibits something
{i} act of forbidding, prohibition; banishment, excommunication, ostracism; denouncement, condemnation
Outside of the time period in which a legal action can be commenced
The proscription of something is the official forbidding of its existence or use. the proscription against any religious service. the proscription of his records. = prohibition
A sort of hue and cry; so called because among the Romans the names of the persons proscribed were written out, and the tablets bearing their names were fixed up in the public forum, sometimes with the offer of a reward for those who should aid in bringing them before the court If the proscribed did not answer the summons, their goods were confiscated and their persons outlawed In this case the name was engraved on brass or marble, the offence stated, and the tablet placed conspicuously in the market-place
Outside the time period in which a legal action can be commenced See also Prescription
The state of being proscribed; denunciation; interdiction; prohibition
rejection by means of an act of banishing or proscribing someone
To denounce
To banish or exclude
To forbid or prohibit
proscribing or prohibiting, for example as according to a norm or standard
to reject, as a teaching or a practice, with condemnation or denunciation
{v} to doom to death, to outlaw
If something is proscribed by people in authority, the existence or the use of that thing is forbidden. In some cultures surgery is proscribed They are proscribed by federal law from owning guns. = prohibit. to officially say that something is not allowed to exist or be done = forbid, prohibit prohibit (proscribere, from scribere )
To doom to destruction; to put out of the protection of law; to outlaw; to exile; as, Sylla and Marius proscribed each other's adherents
To denounce and condemn; to interdict; to prohibit; as, the Puritans proscribed theaters
command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
{f} forbid, prohibit; banish, excommunicate; denounce as dangerous; publicly denounce a convicted criminal
plural of proscription
Of or pertaining to proscription; consisting in, or of the nature of, proscription; proscribing



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    /prōˈskrəpsʜən/ /proʊˈskrɪpʃən/


    [ prO-'skrip-sh&n ] (noun.) 14th century. Middle English proscripcion, from Latin prōscrīptiō, from prōscrībō (originally "publish in writing"), from prō- and scrībō (“write”).

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