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Word: stricture

Definition: severe and adverse criticism; critical comments; limit or restriction


Sentences Containing 'stricture'

This is best initially treated with proton pump inhibitors for acid suppression, but may require bougie dilatation in the case of stricture.

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::: horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
::: repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
::: arboreal - of or living in trees
::: abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
::: monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
::: duration - length of time something lasts
::: abscission - cutting off; separation
::: historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
::: perimeter - outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference
::: coiffure - hairstyle