Definition of Astricted. Meaning of Astricted. Synonyms of Astricted

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Definition of Astricted

Astricted
Astrict As*trict", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astricted; p. pr. & vb. n. Astricting.] [L. astrictus, p. p. of astringere. See Astringe.] 1. To bind up; to confine; to constrict; to contract. The solid parts were to be relaxed or astricted. --Arbuthnot. 2. To bind; to constrain; to restrict; to limit. [R.] The mind is astricted to certain necessary modes or forms of thought. --Sir W. Hamilton. 3. (Scots Law) To restrict the tenure of; as, to astrict lands. See Astriction, 4. --Burrill.
Astrict
Astrict As*trict", a. Concise; contracted. [Obs.] --Weever.
Astrict
Astrict As*trict", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Astricted; p. pr. & vb. n. Astricting.] [L. astrictus, p. p. of astringere. See Astringe.] 1. To bind up; to confine; to constrict; to contract. The solid parts were to be relaxed or astricted. --Arbuthnot. 2. To bind; to constrain; to restrict; to limit. [R.] The mind is astricted to certain necessary modes or forms of thought. --Sir W. Hamilton. 3. (Scots Law) To restrict the tenure of; as, to astrict lands. See Astriction, 4. --Burrill.

Meaning of Astricted from wikipedia

- legal form of Church government in Scotland, Presbyteries were "bound and astricted to receive and admit whatsoever qualified minister is presented be (sic)...
- legally entitled to take for the act of milling the grain. The legal term ‘astricted’ was applied to a tenant who was thirled or bonded to a particular mill...
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