restrict

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restrict(
rih
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strihkt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (general)
a. limitar
I need to restrict how much sugar I eat this week.Tengo que limitar la cantidad de azúcar que como esta semana.
The hospital restricts visiting hours.El hospital limita las horas de visita.
b. restringir
The regulations restrict the president's authority.Las normas restringen la autoridad del presidente.
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restrict
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (person, freedom)
a. restringir, limitar
to restrict oneself to…limitarse a…
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restrict [rɪsˈtrɪkt]
transitive verb
[+visits, price rise] limitar; [+authority, freedom] restringir; limitar
the plant is restricted to Andalusia la planta está restringida a Andalucía; his output is restricted to novels su producción se limita a las novelas; to restrict o.s. to sth limitarse a algo; I restrict myself to the facts me limito a exponer los hechos; nowadays I restrict myself to a litre a day hoy día me limito a beber un litro diario
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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