constriction

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noun con·stric·tion \-ˈstrik-shən\

Definition of constriction

  1. 1 :  an act or product of constricting

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being constricted

  3. 3 :  something that constricts

Examples of constriction in a sentence

  1. <tried to ease the tie's constriction of his neck>

15th Century

First Known Use of constriction

15th century


CONSTRICTION Defined for Kids

constriction

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noun con·stric·tion \kən-ˈstrik-shən\

Definition of constriction for Students

  1. :  an act or instance of drawing together


Medical Dictionary

constriction

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noun con·stric·tion \-ˈstrik-shən\

Medical Definition of constriction

  1. 1:  an act or product of constricting

  2. 2:  the quality or state of being constricted

  3. 3:  something that constricts



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