Part of speech:
The act or process of compressing.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
The manner in which the pages of a book are joined and held together:
The definition of restrained is someone or something that is held back, reserved or subtle.
The improper use of economic power to alter, shape, or otherwise control the actions of another.
The blocking or limiting of the activity of an organ, tissue, or cell of the body, caused by the action of a nerve or neuron or by the release of a substance such as a hormone or neurotransmitter.
A protuberant growth or swelling in a tissue:
The act of obstructing:
The action of oppressing; arbitrary and cruel exercise of power:
(Med.) A narrowing, or constriction, of a passage, duct, opening, etc.
The definition of a strain is a bodily injury due to overexertion or an excessive demand on resources.
(Medicine) Constriction of a body part so as to cut off the flow of blood or another fluid:
To be checked, as if by choking; to stick.
To keep within certain limits; confine or limit:
To prevent from speaking or crying out by using a gag.
To hamper is defined as to stop someone from doing something or stop something from progressing as it should.
To cut the hamstring of (an animal or a person) and thereby cripple.
To suppress, stifle, or repress
(Music) To connect with a tie
To make or become tight or tighter.
The act or an instance of becoming open or being made to open:
Pressure or intimidation to comply with a demand, as to make an extortion payment:
A ball bowled outside of the batsman's reach, counting as a run for the batting team in cricket.
A narrow passage, such as a strait, through which shipping must pass.
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