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constrict

verb
 
 
/kənˈstrɪkt/
LIMIT [T] to limit someone's freedom to do what they want to or be the way they want to
sıkmak, kısıtlamak, engellemek, sınırlandırmak, kısmen yasaklamak
His creativity was constricted by the political regime he lived under.Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
MAKE NARROWER [I, T] to become narrower or tighter, or to make something narrower or tighter
sık(ıştır)mak, büzmek, büzüştürmek, daraltmak
The blood vessels constricted.Narrow and thinSqueezing and grinding
constriction
 
 
/kənˈstrɪkʃən/ noun [U]
kısıtlama
(Definition of constrict from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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