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Restriction - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Restriction' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Restriction [ n.]
- The act of restricting, or state of being restricted; confinement within limits or bounds.
- That which restricts; limitation; restraint; as, restrictions on trade.

Meaning of 'Restriction' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . restriction [ n]
Meaning (1):
- a principle that limits the extent of something
Example in sentence:
  • I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements
Meaning (2):
- the act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary)
Example in sentence:
  • the restriction of the infection to a focal area