restrictive barrier

restrictive barrier,

n a temporary physiologic motion barrier that the proprioceptive system produces to prevent muscle damage in a muscle spasm.
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To the northwest, the Highlands have blossomed by overcoming the restrictive barrier of 1-25 and connecting to downtown Denver through commuter bridges and pedestrian walkways.
Workplace accessibility is often the most restrictive barrier that people with disabilities encounter.
More broadly thought of, the term "accessibility" can refer to language and cultural compatibility, which, in reality, may be a more restrictive barrier than physical barriers (De La Cancela, 1985; Furino, 1992; Hayes-Bautista, 1973; Ibrahim & Arredondo, 1986; Marcos, Urcuyo, Kesselman, & Alpert, 1973).
The data suggest that MicroIslet's formulations provide protection from the immune system without the use of immunosuppressive drugs or a restrictive barrier membrane.
of Irving, Texas, the Doctors Choice and Nurses Choice documentation software has been proven to overcome the most restrictive barrier to technology implementation in healthcare today, end-user acceptance.
He said that there is "a growing need for constant co-operation between countries, opening of new horizons for trade exchanges and removal of restrictive barriers to investments in order to alleviate negative repercussions of the global economic crunch in addition to protecting the region's financial stability.
According to Steven Bishop, VBA founder, "The VBA mission is to allow people who are not able to travel to Rome to experience this iconic masterpiece in their own home town providing a more intimate experience without restrictive barriers.
The source of this reluctance to combine both cardiovascular and resistance work may be due to restrictive barriers, i.
I believe we may have Royal support to re-assess some restrictive barriers facing our ageing population.
Their purpose was to devise a common EU-wide policy which would remove the current restrictive barriers against legal immigration from third countries.
Lamy said there are some countries which are outperforming others in terms of breaking down restrictive barriers and building trade.
Such guidelines can be used by countries to challenge restrictive barriers to trade.