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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act of limiting (as by law); The act of keeping something within specified bounds (by force if necessary); A principle that limits the extent of something.

Usage examples (34)
  • Without the title restriction PubMed searches throughout the entire citation including the abstract.
  • By applying the title restriction you confine your results to articles that have all three words in the title.
  • This sort of statutory restriction is nothing new.
  • It means the restriction is not based on the content. for more
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