Angustation
Angustation An`gus*ta"tion, n. The act of making narrow; a straitening or contacting. --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]

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  • Angustatĭon — (v. lat.), so v.w. Verengerung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Narrowness — (Roget s Thesaurus) Thinness < N PARAG:Narrowness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 narrowness narrowness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 closeness closeness exility Sgm: N 1 exiguity exiguity &c.(little) 193 GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 line …   English dictionary for students

  • constriction — n 1. cramping, squeezing, tightening, pinching, strangling, strangulation, binding, wrapping up, coarctation, straitening, constringing, compression, compressing, astringing; contraction, contracting, shrinkage, shrinking, narrowing, Obs.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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