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zero tolerance
noun
1.
a policy of very strict, uncompromising enforcement of rules or laws.
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zero tolerance
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zero tolerance
noun
1.
the policy of applying laws or penalties to even minor infringements of a code in order to reinforce its overall importance
(
as modifier
):
a zero-tolerance policy on drugs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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