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  1. astrictverb

    To bind, constrain, or restrict.

  2. astrictverb

    To estop.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To ASTRICTverb

    To contract by applications, in opposition to relax: a word not so much used as constringe.

    Etymology: astringo, Lat.

    The solid parts were to be relaxed or astricted, as they let the humours pass either in too small or too great quantities. John Arbuthnot, on Aliments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astrictverb

    to bind up; to confine; to constrict; to contract

  2. Astrictverb

    to bind; to constrain; to restrict; to limit

  3. Astrictverb

    to restrict the tenure of; as, to astrict lands. See Astriction, 4

  4. Astrictadjective

    concise; contracted

  5. Etymology: [L. astrictus, p. p. of astringere. See Astringe.]

Anagrams for astrict »

  1. stratic

  2. tricast

  3. cartist

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astrict in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astrict in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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