restraining order(redirected from restraining orders)
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A court order preventing a certain action from being taken until a full hearing can be held as to whether that action should be enjoined.
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(Law) law US an order issued by a civil court to a potential abuser to keep away from those named in the order
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a judicial order to forbid a particular act until a decision is reached on an application for an injunction.
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restraining order[rɪsˈtreɪnɪŋˌɔːdəʳ] N (Jur) → interdicto m
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