Restringency Re*strin"gen*cy, n. Quality or state of being restringent; astringency. [Obs.] --Sir W. Petty. [1913 Webster]

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  • restringency — re·strin·gen·cy …   English syllables

  • restringency — njənsē noun ( es) Etymology: restringent (I) + cy : the quality or state of being restringent …   Useful english dictionary

  • Restraint — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Restraint >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 restraint restraint Sgm: N 1 hindrance hindrance &c. 706 Sgm: N 1 coercion coercion &c.(compulsion) 744 Sgm: N 1 cohibition cohibition constraint repression …   English dictionary for students

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