"trammeling" in the verb sense
1. trap, entrap, snare, ensnare, trammel
catch in or as if in a trap
"The men trap foxes"
2. restrict, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle
place limits on (extent or amount or access
"restrict the use of this parking lot"
"limit the time you can spend with your friends"
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