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enjoin

To issue an order from a court commanding one to take some action or cease some action. See injunction.

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However, if the student brings suit, the result likely would be an enjoinment against the district and teacher from teaching creation science.
But in the same way I think Dickens's trademark sentimentality finds its way into Orphans because of that enjoinment to establish deeper connections between self and other.
Following enjoinment by the High Court (1) for it to use empirical evidence and Ministerial requests for evaluation of regulatory actions, the Commerce Commission has conducted a number of quantitative cost-benefit studies.
DIALECTICAL ENJOINMENT, COUNTER-RHETORIC AND THE EGO-FUNCTION OF COLLECTIVE PROTEST
In the first place, positive reference should be favored, since human communication is generally geared to the transmission of positive information, or the enjoinment of action.
The plaintiffs seek enjoinment from violation of antitrust laws, an action that would probably result in dissolution of the match.
The plaintiffs seek enjoinment from violation of antitrust laws, which would probably lead to dissolution of the match.
The plaintiffs seek further enjoinment from violation of antitrust laws, an action that would probably result in dissolution of the match.