Definitions for stringentˈstrɪn dʒənt
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rigorous, stringent, tight(adj)
demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
"rigorous discipline"; "tight security"; "stringent safety measures"
Strict; binding strongly; making strict requirements; restrictive; rigid; severe
They have stringent quality requirements outlining what is acceptable.
Origin: From stringens, stringentem, from stringō.
binding strongly; making strict requirements; restrictive; rigid; severe; as, stringent rules
Origin: [L. stringens, -entis, p. pr. of stringere to draw or bind tight. See Strain.]
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CITs are more opaque to the outside world because reporting requirements are not as stringent.
The bottom line is that S&P used criteria that (were) less stringent but lied to investors about it.
The security is so stringent in NYC that it puts you at ease right from your arrival at the airport.
This ... suggests to me that this (compliance system) will be less stringent than the Kyoto Protocol.
I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution.
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