The act of inhibiting, or the state of being inhibited; restraint; prohibition; embargo.
- The act of inhibiting or the state of being inhibited.
- Something that restrains, blocks, or suppresses.
- Psychology Conscious or unconscious restraint of a behavioral process, a desire, or an impulse.
- Chemistry The condition in which or the process by which a reaction is inhibited.
- Biology The condition in which or the process by which an enzyme, for example, is inhibited.