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    #1

    the usage of "constrain"

    hi, i saw an expression like "A is constrained to B". If there is such a usage, what does it mean: A is constrained by B, or: A is constrained to being B?

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    #2

    Re: the usage of "constrain"

    Your example is not really clear enough.

    A can be constrained to take an action

    A can be constrained by an event and is not able to proceed.

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    Re: the usage of "constrain"

    thanks for your reply. it helps.

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