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Noun
A check or restraint on something
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“But a number of trusts have said they should be allowed more flexibility over the curbs on hours, which will become even stricter next year when the European Working Time Directive limits the maximum to 58 per week.”
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A hindrance or obstruction in doing something
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A checking or restraining element
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The area on either side of a road
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An encroachment on a right, a person, a territory, or a property
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Something that forms, defines or marks the edge
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Piece protecting part of a vehicle
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The act of curtailing
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A continuous vertical brick or stone structure that encloses or divides an area of land
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Restrain or keep in check
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“They are the first steps in action to curb anti-social behaviour and are voluntary.”
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To regulate the speed or amount of something given or administered
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To come to an end
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To punish (in order to bring about improvement in behavior, attitude, etc)
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To preserve (something) by not expending or using it
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To decrease in amount or degree
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To keep away or abstain from
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To refrain from in spite of temptation
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State that one refuses to admit the truth or existence of
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To put into action or service
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To give as a share or portion
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