Pronunciation: (ri-strik'tid), [key]
1. confined; limited.
2. (of information, a document, etc.)
a. bearing the classification restricted, usually the lowest level of classified information.
b. limited to persons authorized to use information, documents, etc., so classified. Cf. classification (def. 5).
3. limited to or admitting only members of a particular group or class: a restricted neighborhood; a restricted hotel.
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