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1 restriction

A principle that limits the extent of something:
— I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements.

synonym: limitation.

Roget 469: qualification, limitation, modification, coloring.    allowance, grains of allowance, consideration, extenuating circumstances; mitigation.    condition, proviso, prerequisite, contingency, ... show more

Roget 706: prevention, preclusion, obstruction, stoppage; embolus, embolism [Med.]; infarct [Med.]; interruption, interception, interclusion; hindrance, impedition; retardment, ... show more

Roget 751: restraint; hindrance etc. 706; coercion etc. (compulsion) 744; cohibition, constraint, repression, suppression; discipline, control.    ... show more

Roget 761: prohibition, inhibition; veto, disallowance; interdict, interdiction; injunction, estoppel [Law]; embargo, ban, taboo, proscription; index expurgatorius [Lat.]; ... show more

Polish: limitacja

2 restriction

An act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation).

synonym: limitation.

Dutch: beknotting, beperking, inperking, limitatie, restrictie, terugdringing
Polish: ograniczenie

3 restriction

The act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary):
— The restriction of the infection to a focal area.

synonym: confinement.

Polish: restrykcja

Moby thesaurus: allowance, arrest, arrestation, arrestment, ban, bar, barring, blockade, blockage, blocking, boundary, bounds, boycott, brake, caging, cession, check, circumscription, clogging, closeness ... show more.

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