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striction

[strik-shuh n] /ˈstrɪk ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of constricting.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; < Late Latin strictiōn- (stem of strictiō), equivalent to Latin strict(us) (see strict) + -iōn- -ion
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Examples for striction
  • Tests striction to insure gear starting and running voltages are within specifications.
  • Military and overseas voters are exempt from this re striction.

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