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English definition of “stricture”


noun [C] (LIMIT)    /ˈstrɪk.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/ formal
a severe moral or physical limit : religious / financial strictures the Taliban's strictures on women's rights and education Range and limits
(Definition of stricture noun (LIMIT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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