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restricción
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restricción(
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treek
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syohn
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (general)
a. restriction
Si la sequía continúa, tendremos restricciones de agua este verano.If the drought goes on, we'll have water restrictions next summer.
b. limitation
Impondremos restricciones al consumo de alcohol en las calles.We will place limitations on alcohol consumption in the streets.
c. restraint
Algunos Gobiernos quieren implantar restricciones a las importaciones chinas.Some governments want to impose restraints on Chinese imports.
d. cut (electricity)
Las restricciones eléctricas eran frecuentes durante la crisis energética.Power cuts were frequent during the energy crisis.
e.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡Apenas sale agua de la canilla! - Ya. Son las restricciones.Hardly any water is coming out of the faucet! - I know. The water's rationed.
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restricción
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. restriction
han impuesto restricciones a la importación de vehículos extranjerosrestrictions have been placed on the importing of foreign vehicles
no hay restricciones de edadthere's no age limit
restricciones de aguawater rationing
restricciones eléctricaspower cuts
esta opción permite navegar por Internet sin restricciones horariasthis option allows you unmetered access to the Net 24 hours a day
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restricción
(limitación) restriction; limitation
sin restricción de without restrictions as to; hablar sin restricciones to talk freely
restricciones eléctricas electricity cuts; power cuts
restricción mental mental reservations
plural
; (p)
restricciones presupuestarias budgetary constraints
restricción salarial wage restraint
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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