interdict - definition and synonyms

verb
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to prevent something bad from happening

    A police official on location noted how effectively the system can interdict security threats such as dirty bombs, even in crowded conditions with fast-moving traffic.Read more: http://www.prosecurityzone.com/News/Detection/Radiation_detection/Washington_police_successfully_test_dirty_bomb_detector_9842.asp#ixzz1uvm9Wg4y

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 15/05/2012