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verb [transitive] restrict pronunciation in British English /rɪˈstrɪkt/
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present tense
present participlerestricting
past tenserestricted
past participlerestricted
  1. 1
    to keep something within strict limits

    Travel is a dream of mine, but a busy working life has restricted my opportunities.

    restrict something to something:

    Doctors have restricted the number of visits to two per day.

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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