Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Restricted. See astriction, 3. Formerly also adstricted.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of astrict.
  • adjective restricted or confined; especially, in old Scottish law, describing land on which corn must be sent to a particular mill, paying multure or thirlage on it

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Examples

  • Swathed in his abominable surplusage of bulk, he is as fair as any statue of astricted god or athlete that would suffer not by incarnation ...

    Yet Again

  • But what! thought he this power of kings is not astricted to the rules of the word?

    The Works of Mr. George Gillespie (Vol. 1 of 2)

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