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astrict

  

      vb   tr  
Archaic   to bind, confine, or constrict  
     (C16: from Latin astrictus drawn closely together, from astringere to lighten, from stringere to bind)  
  astriction      n  
  astrictive      adj  
  astrictively      adv  
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