Pronunciation: (en-join'), [key]
1. to prescribe (a course of action) with authority or emphasis: The doctor enjoined a strict diet.
2. to direct or order to do something: He was enjoined to live more frugally.
3. Law.to prohibit or restrain by an injunction.
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