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restriction

re·stric·tion

restriction

 
 
pronunciation:
rih strIk shn
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: something that limits or restricts.
There are restrictions on making campfires in the park.
 
synonyms:
check, condition, limit, regulation
antonyms:
freedom
similar words:
bound, curb, qualification
definition 2: the act of restricting or condition of being restricted.
Restriction of dogs is the law in this city.
synonyms:
control
Word Parts
The word restriction contains the following part:
strict, string, strain Latin root that means bind, tighten