Obstriction
Obstriction Ob*stric"tion, n. [L. obstringere, obstrictum, to bind to or about.] The state of being constrained, bound, or obliged; that which constrains or obliges; obligation; bond. [R.] --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • obstriction — noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin obstriction , obstrictio, from Latin obstrictus (past participle of obstringere to bind, obligate, from ob to, over + stringere to draw tight, bind) + ion , io ion more at ob , strain obsolete …   Useful english dictionary

  • obstriction —   n. obligation …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • obstriction — Obligation; bond …   Black's law dictionary

  • obstriction — A bond or other obligation …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Obstringe — Ob*stringe , v. t. [See {Obstriction}.] To constrain; to put under obligation. [R.] Bp. Gardiner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Obstringiren — (v. lat.), verbinden, verbindlich machen; daher Obstriction, Verpflichtung, Gebundenheit …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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