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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An authoritative request or injunction: an enjoinder not to swim when the lifeguard was off duty.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A request or demand from an authority.

Etymologies

From enjoin (modeled on rejoinder).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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