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stricture
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway;
or: severe criticism
  • Mindful of John Wesley's strictures on the use of many words in buying and selling, Simon made a pile practicing medicine, but in this pursuit he was unhappy lest he be tempted into doing what he knew was not for the glory of God, as the putting on of gold and costly apparel.
    p. 4.3
strictures = criticism
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