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Outlawing of alcohol / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Prohibition is the act or practice of forbidding something by law; more particularly the term refers to the banning of the manufacture, storage (whether in barrels or in bottles), transportation, sale, possession, and consumption of alcoholic beverages. The word is also used to refer to a period of time during which such bans are enforced.

A police raid confiscating illegal alcohol, in Elk Lake, Canada, in 1925

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