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restricted

adjective

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restricted

verb
past tense of restrict

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to set bounds or an upper limit for
  • will restrict access to the laboratory

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The first known use of restricted was circa 1550

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“Restricted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/restricted. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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