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noun [countable] legal British superinjunction pronunciation in British English /ˈsuːpə(r)inˌdʒʌŋkʃ(ə)n/
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  1. a kind of injunction that stops journalists from writing about a particular topic, and which also stops them from saying who or what the injunction refers to
    The existence of the superinjunction was revealed only when it was referred to in a parliamentary question.

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