Definitions of inhibition:
  • noun:   (psychology) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires
  • noun:   the quality of being inhibited
  • noun:   (physiology) the process whereby nerves can retard or prevent the functioning of an organ or part
    Example: "The inhibition of the heart by the vagus nerve"
  • noun:   the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)
    Example: "A medical inhibition of alcoholic beverages"

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