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contravention 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌkäntrəˈvenCHən/,
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contraventions, plural;
  1. An action that violates a law, treaty, or other ruling
    • - young persons who commit offenses bear responsibility for their contraventions

  1. dispute: coming into conflict with
  2. (contravene) conflict: go against, as of rules and laws; "He ran afoul of the law"; "This behavior conflicts with our rules"
  3. (contravene) contradict: deny the truth of
  4. The term Contravention is used in French, Swiss and Australian law. The act of contravening can be: opposition; obstruction; transgression; violation.
  5. The act of contravening a rule, regulation, or law, or of not fulfilling an obligation, promise, or agreement
  6. (contravene) go against - 41 misses
  7. A breach of one or more traffic or parking controls.
  8. when a court finds a party has not complied with (followed) a court order, that party is in contravention of (or has breached) the order.
  9. A term of French law meaning an act violative of a law, a treaty, or an agreement made between parties; a breach of law punishable by a fine of fifteen francs or less and by an imprisonment of three days or less. In the U.S. ...
  10. Outlines in writing the potential penalty that would be applied should a regulation be broken or contravened. There are 349 in the current draft of the AMPS Master Penalty Document.