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As the days turn into weeks turn into months, the strictures become harder to tolerate.
Assisted living facilities emerged as a third way, rejecting the clinical strictures of a medical institution in favor of a more informal, dormlike setting.
The longtime activist for women and girls held a high post in the Hamid Karzai government but was forced to step down after opponents called her the “Salman Rushdie of Afghanistan” for criticizing the strictures of Sharia law.
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The principal stricture passed on the virtuoso was that he played too softly, or, rather, too delicately.
The common sequence is stricture of the gullet, combined with feeble digestion, and in a few instances stricture of the pylorus.
The gullet is most affected at its lower part, and it is this part which is mostly subject to stricture.
The first recorded operation for external urethrotomy for the relief of stricture is mentioned in Wiseman's writings.
Rec′toscope, a speculum for rectal examination; Rectot′omy, the operation for dividing a rectal stricture.
Unfortunately, as in all cases of stricture, there is a tendency for it to recur.
I have not been told that my taste was corrupted, and my morals, I believe, have also escaped serious stricture.

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