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Narrowing

Nar´row`ing
n.1.The act of contracting, or of making or becoming less in breadth or extent.
2.The part of a stocking which is narrowed.
Noun1.Narrowingnarrowing - an instance of becoming narrow
2.narrowing - a decrease in width
Antonyms:
widening, broadening - an increase in width
3.narrowing - the act of making something narrower
Antonyms:
broadening, widening - the act of making something wider
Adj.1.narrowing - becoming gradually narrower; "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"
Synonyms: tapered, tapering
2.narrowing - (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom
narrowing - Unification followed by unfolding. The left-hand side of a rule is unified with some term, resulting in a set of variable bindings. The term is then replaced by the right-hand side of the rule with values substituted for bound variables.
abbreviation, astriction, astringency, ban, bar, barring, blockade, bottleneck, boycott, cervix, circumscription, coarctation, compactedness, compaction, compression, compressure, concentration, condensation, confining, consolidation, constriction, constringency, contraction, contracture, cramping, curtailment, debarment, debarring, decrease, demarcation, diminuendo, disentanglement, disinvolvement, distillation, embargo, exception, exclusion, hourglass, hourglass figure, inadmissibility, injunction, isthmus, knitting, limitative, limiting, lockout, narrow place, neck, nonadmission, omission, preclusion, prohibition, puckering, purification, pursing, reduction, refinement, rejection, relegation, repudiation, restricting, restriction, restrictive, shortening, simplification, solidification, stranglement, strangulation, streamlining, striction, stricture, stripping, stripping down, systole, taboo, taper, tapering, uncluttering, unscrambling, unsnarling, wasp waist, wrinkling
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narrow-leaved flame flower
narrow-leaved plantain
narrow-leaved reedmace
narrow-leaved spleenwort
narrow-leaved strap fern
narrow-leaved water plantain
narrow-leaved white-topped aster
Narrow-minded
narrow-mindedly
narrow-mindedness
narrowband
narrowboat
narrowbody aircraft
narrowed
Narrower
narrowhead morel
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Narrowly
Narrowness
Nart
Narthecium
Narthecium americanum
Narthecium ossifragum
Narthex
Narwal
Narwe
Narwhal
narwhale
nary
Nas
NASA
Nasal
nasal bone
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