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Government ActionPlay
Prohibition usually involves an official decision by authorities. SlideLocal prohibition on the use of fireworks is strictly enforced.
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Not Just LawsPlay
Prohibition can refer to any kind of ban, not only legal ones. SlideThe school's prohibition of cell phones during class is new.
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Broad UsagePlay
Use 'prohibition' to talk about bans in different contexts, formal and informal. SlideThere's a social prohibition against discussing salary at the dinner table.