[ ə-strĭk′shən ]
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Compression to arrest hemorrhage.
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Astriction, as-trik′shun, n. a binding or contraction: restriction.
Astriction to the soil was at once the foundation and the symbol of that serfdom.Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber|James Aitken Wylie