Noun(1) abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway(2) severe criticism
(1) a colonic stricture(2) Once again, my criticism of U.S. hegemony had to be tempered by a stricture on Japan's own insular nationalism.(3) At the time of referral, she was awaiting surgery for a colonic stricture resulting from a recurrence of carcinoma of the colon.(4) However, I am also convinced that my stricture about the hermeneutic circle is and must be self-referential.(5) jaundice caused by bile duct stricture(6) A clear distinction between the dysphagia of an inflammatory stricture and that of carcinoma is impossible on clinical grounds alone.(7) His past history was significant for chronic alcoholic pancreatitis with pancreatic duct strictures and stones which had been treated with dilation and stone extraction 4 years ago.(8) The high frequency of rectal bleeding may be because of mucosal trauma caused by scybalous stool traversing the strictured segment.(9) By 1750 writers had begun to question the religious strictures laid down by men such as Samuel Moody.(10) The element of political satire in his recent work, although radical and, in the broadest sense, ├ö├ç├┐leftish├ö├ç├û, eschews the strictures of the language police.(11) Those same strong students (one hopes) will ultimately supercede the strictures imposed in the educational studio, but at what cost?(12) You experience freedom from restrictions imposed by ideas and strictures .(13) In all four gospel traditions, Jesus consistently makes the first move to reach out to the marginalized, often transgressing contemporary social mores and religious strictures in the process.(14) Few local governors were Dissenters; but many were sympathetic to them and reluctant to impose the full strictures of the vindictive laws which Parliament went on to pass against their religious assemblies.(15) The same intellectual strictures confined Hunter's achievements.(16) Understanding the historicity of Adorno's strictures and imperatives is an unavoidable task for critical theory and aesthetics today.
1. criticism ::
2. constraint ::
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1. citation ::
2. commendation ::
Different Formsstricture, strictures
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