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noun bar, barrier, constraint, constriction, control, damper, determent, deterrence, deterrent, fetter, hindrance, impediment, inhibition, obstacle, obstruction, obtrusion, obviation, predisposition, presumption, prohibition, restraint, restriction, retardation, stoppage, thwarting
See also: bar, barrier, constraint, control, damper, deterrence, deterrent, disadvantage, fetter, frustration, halt, impediment, obstruction, obviation, prohibition, restraint, restriction, stay, veto

PREVENTION, civil and French law. The right of a judge to take cognizance of an action over which he has concurrent jurisdiction with another judge.
     2. In Pennsylvania it has been ruled that a justice of the peace cannot take cognizance of a cause which has been previously decided by another justice. 2 Dall. 77; Id. 114.

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Bill Shock Prevention solution helps operators monetize mobile data, increase customer satisfaction and assure revenues
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Bill Shock Prevention solution offers inexpensive, quick-to-market approach to meeting the GSMA's recommendations for Data Roaming Transparency
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and delivers additional services such as Bill Shock Prevention, Credit Transfer, Missed Call Alert and Pay Your Bill Reminder.
Called the Advanced Safety Technology(TM) (AST)(TM) System, this proprietary system combines a number of unique technologies and related safety benefits, including FireShield(TM)** Technology: featuring FireShield(TM)** Line Cord Protection in Black & Decker(R)* heaters and FireShield(TM)** Shock Prevention and FireShield(TM)** Flame Sensor.
Governments have been debating regulations mandating that service providers offer bill shock prevention to their customers.