penalisation


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Noun1.penalisation - the act of punishingpenalisation - the act of punishing      
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
chastisement, castigation - verbal punishment
corporal punishment - the infliction of physical injury on someone convicted of committing a crime
cruel and unusual punishment - punishment prohibited by the 8th amendment to the U.S. Constitution; includes torture or degradation or punishment too severe for the crime committed
detention - a punishment in which a student must stay at school after others have gone home; "the detention of tardy pupils"
discipline, correction - the act of punishing; "the offenders deserved the harsh discipline they received"
economic strangulation - punishment of a group by cutting off commercial dealings with them; "the economic strangulation of the Jews by the Nazi Party"
imprisonment - putting someone in prison or in jail as lawful punishment
medicine, music - punishment for one's actions; "you have to face the music"; "take your medicine"
self-punishment - punishment inflicted on yourself
stick - threat of a penalty; "the policy so far is all stick and no carrot"
self-abasement, self-mortification, penance - voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing
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The UAE has strong laws to prevent animal neglect and abuse, but the persisting problem calls for a more vigorous enforcement of these laws and stronger penalisation of people who treat animal adoption as a whimsical pursuit.
Actualites Eecrit par M'hammed GRINE* Penalisation de la fraude fiscale L e projet de loi des finances 2016, dans sa version initiale et avant l'amendement apporte par la chambre des representants, prevoyaitle durcissement de la penalisation de la fraude fiscale, l'objectif du gouvernement par cette mesure etant de [beaucoup moins que]serrer l'etau autour des fraudeurs pour plus d'equite, et plus de recettes fiscales[beaucoup plus grand que].
Istinthar : Pour peu que ce poulain de bonne valeur arrive a gerer sa penalisation au poids, il ne devrait pas rencontrer de grandes difficultes pour venir jouer les premiers roles car il aura pour lui le metier de son jockey du jour et ses bonnes dernieres sorties.
The ongoing problem seems to be the penalisation system.
The bill provides penalisation of driving under the influence of drugs, and it also gives police the right to subject drivers to a narcotest in road accidents or in cases they suspect drivers are under the influence of drugs.
HES colleagues were keen to stress that, as well as having had no prior patching/ penalisation treatment, older children should only be referred provided they and/or their parents actually want to undergo treatment and understand something about what the treatment will involve.
This does not abate concerns surrounding the potential for increased criminalisation associated with the nuisance and annoyance definition; however it does create a more equitable situation because the sanctions are no longer targeted at social housing tenants alone, which contrasts the broader penalisation of poverty used to manage those at the lower end of the class structure (Wacquant, 2001).
Defending his daughter, former IAS officer Uttam Khobragade on Saturday said she " did not violate any of the conduct rules" and suggested that there could be a " hidden agenda" behind her penalisation.
As a result farmers could potentially face dual penalisation if they are found to be in breach," NFU Cymru president Stephen James.
OECD sanctions against Moscow over "neo-Soviet" President Putin's policies in regard to Ukraine and Russia's eastern neighbours, however, have since the March 2014 affected Gazprom and the country's other petroleum companies as the penalisation has focused on the energy, financial and defence sectors.
Whilst some instances are noticed by referees and the attacking players are pulled up, many instances are going without any penalisation.
He Kabul to eliminate police and court penalisation of trafficking victims for offenses committed as a direct result of being trafficked.