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Zero to interest me about trade ban (7)


I believe the answer is:


'trade ban' is the definition.
(I've seen this before)

'zero to interest me about' is the wordplay.
'zero' becomes 'o'.
'to interest' becomes 'grab' (I've seen this before).
'about' is a reversal indicator.
'ograbme' in reverse letter order is 'EMBARGO'.

(Other definitions for embargo that I've seen before include "Order forbidding ships to enter or leave port, and a ban on trade", "Ban; prohibition", "Government order imposing a trade barrier", "Legal stoppage of commerce", "Prohibit".)

I've seen this clue in The Sun.
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