Definition of Constricts

1. Verb. (third-person singular of constrict) ¹



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Definition of Constricts

1. constrict [v] - See also: constrict

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Constricts

constraints
constrict
constricted
constricteth
constricting
constriction
constriction ring
constrictions
constrictions of ureter
constrictive
constrictive bronchiolitis
constrictive endocarditis
constrictive pericarditis
constrictor
constrictors
constricts (current term)
constringe
constringed
constringent
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constringing
construable
construal
construals
construct
construct validity
constructability
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constructed
constructed language

Literary usage of Constricts

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1. Tablets of Anatomy by Thomas Cooke (1885)
"... cartilages so as to bring together their anterior or internal angles &* the true vocal cords which are attached to them, and thus constricts the ..."

2. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1893)
"... constricts the vessels less than propyl- aldehyde and the latter less than the ethyl compound. ... first constricts and then dilates the same vessels. ..."

3. A Text Book of Physiology by Michael Foster (1893)
"On the contrary, the cold, while it constricts the cutaneous vessels, so acts on the vaso-motor centre as to inhibit that portion of the vaso-motor centre ..."

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