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Make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
“In both cases, nicotine is absorbed and may constrict blood vessels and raise blood pressure.”
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Inhibit or restrict
“And how does your perception of reality enlarge or constrict the life that calls you forward?”
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To lower in length or size
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To reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together
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To prevent passage through by filling with something
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To make smaller or less in amount, degree or intensity
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To smother or suffocate someone
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To put pressure on
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Weaken
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To make or become thinner or pointier
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To lose bodily strength or vigor
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To grasp (something) tightly and firmly
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Come together in a common location
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To confine or restrain with or as if with chains
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Make severe or excessive demands on
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