restriction

  • 1 restriction — [ rɛstriksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1380; restrinction méd. « resserrement » 1314; bas lat. restrictio 1 ♦ Ce qui restreint le développement, la portée de qqch. (condition, exception). Il faut apporter des restrictions à ce principe. Émettre une restriction …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 restriction — re·stric·tion n 1: something that restricts: as a: a regulation that restricts or restrains b: a limitation on the use or enjoyment of property or a facility 2 a: an act of restricting b: the state of being restricted …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 restriction — re‧stric‧tion [rɪˈstrɪkʆn] noun [countable] an official rule that limits or controls what people can do or what is allowed to happen: • Construction lending has been badly hit by restrictions on loans. • It plans to relax the tough import… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 restriction — Restriction. s. f. (L s se prononce.) Condition qui restreint, modification. Mettre, apporter quelque restriction. l edit a esté verifié sans restriction. cette clause porte restriction …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 5 Restriction — Re*stric tion, n. [F. restriction, L. restrictio.] 1. The act of restricting, or state of being restricted; confinement within limits or bounds. [1913 Webster] This is to have the same restriction with all other recreations,that it be made a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 restriction — [ri strik′shən] n. [ME restriccion < MFr restriction < L restrictio] 1. a restricting or being restricted 2. something that restricts; limitation …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 restriction — restriction. См. рестрикция. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 8 restriction — (n.) early 15c., from L.L. restrictionem (nom. restrictio) limitation, from pp. stem of L. restringere restrict, bind fast, restrain, from re back (see RE (Cf. re )) + stringere draw tight (see STRAIN (Cf. strain) (v.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 restriction — [n] limit ball and chain*, bounds, brake, catch, check, circumscription, condition, confinement, constraint, containment, contraction, control, cramp, curb, custody, demarcation, excess baggage*, fine print*, glitch*, grain of salt*, handicap,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 restriction — Restriction, Modification, Moderatio, siue Praescriptio aut Praescriptum. B …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 11 restriction — ► NOUN 1) a limiting condition or measure. 2) the action of restricting or the state of being restricted …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 restriction — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ draconian, harsh, severe, strict, stringent, strong, tight, tough ▪ major, significant …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 Restriction — A restriction is a specific type of that defines a finite (and generally absolute) boundary defined for a type of process or function.Restriction may also refer to:* Restriction enzyme, the restriction of the rule of sensibility of bacteria to… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 Restriction — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Restriction », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) D’une manière générale, le mot restriction …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 15 restriction — (rè stri ksion ; en vers, de quatre syllabes) s. f. Condition qui restreint. •   Entendez toujours, s il vous plaît, mademoiselle, les louanges que je vous donne, avec la restriction que je dois mettre, vous connaissant comme je fais, VOIT. Lett …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 16 RESTRICTION — s. f. Condition qui restreint, modification. Mettre, apporter quelque restriction. L édit fut vérifié sans restriction. Cette clause porte restriction.   Restriction mentale, Réserve qu on fait d une partie de ce que l on pense, pour induire en… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 17 RESTRICTION — n. f. Condition qui restreint, modification. Mettre, apporter quelque restriction. Cette mesure fut adoptée sans restriction. Cette clause porte restriction. Se soumettre sans restriction et sans réserve. Restriction mentale, Réserve, omission… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 18 restriction — re|stric|tion W3S2 [rıˈstrıkʃən] n 1.) a rule or law that limits or controls what people can do restriction on ▪ restrictions on immigration ▪ a 50 mph speed restriction trade/travel restrictions impose/place restrictions on sth ▪ The law imposed …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 restriction */ — UK [rɪˈstrɪkʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms restriction : singular restriction plural restrictions a) [countable, often plural] a rule, action, or situation that limits or controls someone or something trade/travel/speed/parking restrictions… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 restriction — [[t]rɪstrɪ̱kʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦♦ restrictions 1) N COUNT: oft N on n A restriction is an official rule that limits what you can do or that limits the amount or size of something. ...the lifting of restrictions on political parties and the news media …

    English dictionary