from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Kept within certain limits; limited: on a restricted diet.
  • adj. Excluding or unavailable to certain groups: a restricted area.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or being information available only to authorized persons.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of restrict.
  • adj. limited within bounds
  • adj. available only to certain authorized groups of people
  • adj. one of the classifications of the secrecy of an official document
  • adj. qualified

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. restricted in meaning; (as e.g. `man' in `a tall man')
  • adj. subject to restriction or subjected to restriction
  • adj. the lowest level of official classification for documents


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