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Oxford dictionary definition of the word moratorium:
noun (plural moratoriums or moratoria /-rɪə/)
a temporary prohibition of an activity:
a moratorium on the use of drift nets
Law a legal authorization to debtors to postpone payment:
the debt was to be subject to a five-year moratorium
late 19th century: modern Latin, neuter (used as a noun) of late Latin moratorius ‘delaying’, from Latin morat- ‘delayed’, from the verb morari, from mora ‘delay’