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But no such limits constrain digital computers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's often useful to constrain things further by choosing a theme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is capacity constrained, so demand is high and this makes the cars more desirable. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The Americans were not constrained in this way. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Don't let the fact you use a kitchen to prepare food constrain the way it looks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If it did, use of the new runway would be tightly constrained to limit noise pollution and the airport would soon reach capacity again. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'constrain'
British English: constrain VERB
To constrain someone or something means to limit their development or force them to behave in a particular way.
We are constrained by a lack of funding.
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