Definition for RE-STRIC'TION

RE-STRIC'TION, n. [Fr. from L. restrictus.]

  1. Limitation; confinement within bounds. This is to have the same restriction as all other recreations. – Gov. of the Tongue. Restriction of words, is the limitation of their signification in a particular manner or degree.
  2. Restraint; as, restrictions on trade.

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