restriction


restriction

noun

Definition of RESTRICTION

1
something that limits one's freedom of action or choice <the logging company decided to relocate to another state where there would be fewer restrictions on its operations>
Near Antonyms freedom, latitude
2
the act or practice of keeping something (as an activity) within certain boundaries <the restriction of surfing to the southern end of the beach rankled some surfers>

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