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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: embargo(0.01040 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to embargo.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : a government order imposing a trade barrier [syn: trade embargo
, trade stoppage]
v 1: ban the publication of (documents), as for security or
copyright reasons; “embargoed publications”
2: prevent commerce; “The U.S. embargoes Lybia”
[also: embargoes (pl)]
English → English (gcide)
Embargo \Em*bar"go\, n.; pl. Embargoes. [Sp., fr. embargar to
arrest, restrain; pref. em- (L. in) + Sp. barra bar, akin to
F. barre bar. See Bar.]
An edict or order of the government prohibiting the departure
of ships of commerce from some or all of the ports within its
dominions; a prohibition to sail.
Note: If the embargo is laid on an enemy's ships, it is
called a hostile embargo; if on the ships belonging to
citizens of the embargoing state, it is called a civil
Embargo \Em*bar"go\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Embargoed; p. pr. &
vb. n. Embargoing.]
To lay an embargo on and thus detain; to prohibit from
leaving port; -- said of ships, also of commerce and goods.