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restrict

verb [T]
 
 
/rɪˈstrɪkt/
to limit the movements or actions of someone, or to limit something and reduce its size or prevent it from increasing
限制;限定;妨礙
measures to restrict the sale of alcohol
限制酒類銷售的措施
The government has restricted freedom of movement into and out of the country.
政府已經限制出入境自由了。
Having small children really restricts your social life.
家裡有很小的孩子確實會妨礙你的社交生活。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of restrict from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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