STRING(Strict) "bind" or "draw tight"

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astringent (adj)

1. drawing tightly together 2. stern

astringent (n)

substance that shrinks the tissues and checks the flow of blood

boa constrictor

snake that "constricts" or crushes its prey in coils

constrict

draw together; render narrow; shrink (ant: expand)

restrict

keep within limits; confine

stricture

1. adverse criticism 2. restriction

stringent

strict (literally, "binding tight") rigid; severe

unrestricted

1. not confined within bounds; free 2. open to all

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