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as·bo

 (ăz′bō)
n. pl. as·bos
1. Chiefly British A court order barring a person who has engaged in certain harassing, menacing, endangering, or violent behaviors from persisting in those behaviors.
2. Chiefly British Slang
a. A person who has been issued one of these orders.
b. A person who is rude, unruly, or disruptive.

[A(nti-)S(ocial) B(ehaviour) O(rder).]
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ASBO

(ˈæzˌbəʊ)
n acronym for
1. (Law) anti-social behaviour order: a civil order made against a persistently anti-social individual which restricts his or her activities or movements, a breach of which results in criminal charges
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) anti-social behaviour order: a civil order made against a persistently anti-social individual which restricts his or her activities or movements, a breach of which results in criminal charges
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