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      adj  
1    adhering closely to specified rules, ordinances, etc.  
a strict faith     
2    complied with or enforced stringently; rigorous  
a strict code of conduct     
3    severely correct in attention to rules of conduct or morality  
a strict teacher     
4    (of a punishment, etc.) harsh; severe  
5    prenominal   complete; absolute  
in strict secrecy     
6      (Logic, maths)     (of a relation)  
a    applying more narrowly than some other relation often given the same name, as strict inclusion, which holds only between pairs of sets that are distinct, while simple inclusion permits the case in which they are identical  
   See also       proper       9       ordering  
b    distinguished from a relation of the same name that is not the subject of formal study  
7      (Botany, rare)   very straight, narrow, and upright  
strict panicles     
     (C16: from Latin strictus, from stringere to draw tight)  
  strictly      adv  
  strictness      n  
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adj.
rigorously strict or just
Ex.: The judge took the maliciousness of the crime into account and decided upon a rhadamanthine punishment.
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