|part of speech:
||the act of inhibiting, or the condition of being inhibited.
He would have liked to tell her all he felt for her, but inhibition prevented him.
||that which holds back or prevents, or the conditions under which one is held back or prevented, esp. from one psychological or behavioral process by another.
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||the restraint or suppression of a biological process, such as the reduction of a reflex or nervous reaction by some drug.