action tending to interrupt the free flow of goods and services, as by price fixing and other practices that have the effect of reducing competition.
restraint of trade
action tending to interfere with the freedom to compete in business
- Restraint order
noun 1. another name for freezing injunction
verb (used with object) 1. to confine or keep within limits, as of space, action, choice, intensity, or quantity. verb 1. (often foll by to) to confine or keep within certain often specified limits or selected bounds: to restrict one’s drinking to the evening
adjective 1. confined; limited. 2. bearing the classification restricted, usually the lowest level of classified information. limited to persons authorized to use information, documents, etc., so classified. Compare classification (def 5). 3. limited to or admitting only members of a particular group or class: a restricted neighborhood; a restricted hotel. verb (used with object) 1. […]
noun 1. a class of yachts that, although differing somewhat in design and rigging, are deemed able to race together because of conformity to certain standards.