Definition of constriction noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//kənˈstrɪkʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//kənˈstrɪkʃn//
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  1. 1[uncountable] the fact of being tight or narrow a feeling of constriction in the chest
  2. 2[uncountable, countable] the act of limiting or restricting what somebody is able to do; a rule or limit that results from this political constrictions