Constraintive

Con`straint´ive


a.1.Constraining; compulsory.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This kind of justice, proper to the governors, deserves its own name--perhaps "constraintive justice." For those who wield governance because they exercise legitimate violence or the threat thereof, they are especially dangerous to their fellow men and therefore need to be constrained.
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