Noun: interdict 'intu(r)`dikt
- An ecclesiastical censure by the Roman Catholic Church withdrawing certain sacraments and Christian burial from a person or all persons in a particular district
- A court order prohibiting a party from doing a certain activity
- Destroy by firepower, such as an enemy's line of communication
- Command against
- forbid, prohibit, proscribe, veto, disallow, nix [N. Amer]
Derived forms: interdicted, interdicting, interdicts
See also: interdiction
An injunction in Scottish law.
n civil law : one incompetent to manage his or her affairs by reason of insanity, mental weakness, or susceptibility to undue influence
- he was threatened with a papal interdict.
- the defendant did not obey the interdict.
- interdict could also be sought for the protection of public interests.
- but the seebeck coefficient was reduced by pd-substituted because of the interdict band width was reduced
- there is a firm commitment by this government to cooperate in intelligence matters, to help interdict financing of terrorist organizations