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inhibitory (adjective)
1. That which restricts an action; either by a regulation or a strict discipline: "The teachers were compelled to impose specific inhibitory behaviors for students."
2. Tending to stop or to slow a process; such as, a neuron that suppresses the intensity of a nerve impulse.
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