What does stringency mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stringency, tightnessnoun

    a state occasioned by scarcity of money and a shortage of credit

  2. strictness, stringencynoun

    conscientious attention to rules and details


  1. stringencynoun

    A rigorous imposition of standards

  2. stringencynoun

    A tightness or constriction

  3. stringencynoun

    A scarcity of money or credit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stringencynoun

    the quality or state of being stringent

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stringency in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stringency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of stringency in a Sentence

  1. Fiat Chrysler:

    Europe represents the most challenging combination of regulatory stringency and consumer price sensitivity.

  2. Paul Steele:

    There's a number of ideas about stringency or even time, where you let certain states reach a certain standard at a different time.

  3. Tom Carper:

    While this is a less dramatic rollback than the 0% annual stringency increase that was included in the proposed rule, it still falls well short of the historic average 2.4% per year actual tailpipe-efficiency standard increases that the fleet has achieved without the use of any credits or other compliance flexibilities.

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