from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Kept within certain limits; limited.
  • adjective Excluding or unavailable to certain groups.
  • adjective Available only to authorized persons.

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

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

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

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


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