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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