restricted

[ri-strik-tid]
adjective
1.
confined; limited.
2.
a.
bearing the classification restricted, usually the lowest level of classified information.
b.
limited to persons authorized to use information, documents, etc., so classified. Compare classification ( def 5 ).
3.
limited to or admitting only members of a particular group or class: a restricted neighborhood; a restricted hotel.

Origin:
1820–30; restrict + -ed2

restrictedly, adverb
restrictedness, noun
nonrestricted, adjective
nonrestrictedly, adverb
self-restricted, adjective
unrestricted, adjective
unrestrictedly, adverb
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restrict

[ri-strikt]
verb (used with object)
to confine or keep within limits, as of space, action, choice, intensity, or quantity.

Origin:
1525–35; < Latin restrictus drawn back, tightened, bound, reserved, orig. past participle of restringere to restrain, equivalent to re- re- + strictus strict

restricter, restrictor, noun
derestrict, verb (used with object)
nonrestricting, adjective
overrestrict, verb (used with object)
prerestrict, verb (used with object)


curb, circumscribe, abridge, restrain.


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restrict (rɪˈstrɪkt)
 
vb
(often foll by to) to confine or keep within certain often specified limits or selected bounds: to restrict one's drinking to the evening
 
[C16: from Latin rēstrictus bound up, from rēstringere; see restrain]

restricted (rɪˈstrɪktɪd)
 
adj
1.  limited or confined
2.  not accessible to the general public or (esp US) out of bounds to military personnel
3.  (Brit) denoting or in a zone in which a speed limit or waiting restrictions for vehicles apply
 
re'strictedly
 
adv
 
re'strictedness
 
n

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Example sentences
Restricted ecological niches may have limited the creatures' evolutionary
  opportunities-but also may have saved them.
In dry years or with restricted water, however, plants of wild species may
  thrive.
If not restricted, many ground covers will advance beyond the area you've
  allotted for them.
Many other restored films languish in a limbo of restricted access.
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