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cloister
NOUN
a covered walk in a convent, monastery, college, or cathedral, typically with a wall on one side and a colonnade open to a quadrangle on the other.
close
ADJECTIVE
a short distance away or apart in space or time
VERB
1 move or cause to move so as to cover an opening :
constricting
VERB
make narrower, esp. by encircling pressure
enclosure
NOUN
an area that is sealed off with an artificial or natural barrier.
exclude
exclude |ikˈskloōd|
VERB
deny (someone) access to or bar (someone) from a place, group, or privilege
exclusion
NOUN
the process or state of excluding or being excluded : drug users are subject to exclusion from the military.
• an item or risk specifically not covered by an insurance policy or other contract : exclusions can be added to your policy.
preclude
VERB
prevent from happening; make impossible :
restrict
VERB
put a limit on; keep under control :
strain
VERB [ trans. ] force (a part of one's body or oneself) to make a strenuous or unusually great effort
NOUN
1 a force tending to pull or stretch something to an extreme or damaging degree
stricture
NOUN
a restriction on a person or activity :