modification, qualifying, limiting(adj)
the grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase
confining, constraining, constrictive, limiting, restricting(adj)
restricting the scope or freedom of action
strictly limiting the reference of a modified word or phrase
"the restrictive clause in `Each made a list of the books that had influenced him' limits the books on the list to only those particular ones defined by the clause"
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