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proscription

pro·scrip·tion

proscription

 
pronunciation:
pro skrIp shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act of proscribing, or the condition of being proscribed.
antonyms:
authorization
similar words:
denunciation, embargo, prohibition, taboo
derivations: proscriptive (adj.), proscriptively (adv.)