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Obstriction

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Obstríction. n.s. [from obstrictus, Latin.] Obligation; bond.

            He hath full right t' exempt
Whom so it pleases him by choice,
From national obstriction.
Milton's Agonistes.

Sources: Milton, John (449)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Obstriction." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 10, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=6129.


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