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Definition of Restriction


  1. The act of restricting, or state of being restricted; confinement within limits or bounds.
  2. That which restricts; limitation; restraint; as, restrictions on trade.

Restriction Quotations

Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is incompatible with the restriction to one object, so is reason a human faculty which must embrace the whole of the world with which man is confronted.
Erich Fromm

A person is born with desires of the eyes and ears, and a liking for beautiful sights and sounds. If he gives way to them, they will lead him to immorality and lack of restriction, and any ritual principles and propriety will be abandoned.
Xun Zi

The condition every art requires is, not so much freedom from restriction, as freedom from adulteration and from the intrusion of foreign matter.
Willa Cather

The masses will reject any theory, however reasonable it may be, if it lays a restriction upon the appetite.
Ellen G. White

The whole basis of the Constitution was a restriction of power, and the whole basis of the federalist system was that there was not one sovereign centralized power from which all authority flows.
Roy Moore
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Restriction Translations

restriction in French is restriction
restriction in Italian is limitazione
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