protection order

Definition of "protection order"
  1. A court-issued document that commands a person to cease certain activities, typically to prevent harm or harassment
How to use "protection order" in a sentence
  1. The victim secured a protection order against her stalker to ensure her safety.
  2. A breach of the protection order can result in severe penalties.
  3. Applying for a protection order is one way of safeguarding oneself from domestic violence.

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