parbastan (#), parbast kardan (#)
To enclose within bounds; to restrict.
M.E., from M.Fr. confins, confines, from L. confinis "boundary, border," from con-, → com- "with" + finis "end."
Fr.: plasma confiné
Plasma in which magnetic field lines forming closed surfaces confine the plasma.
General: The act of confining; the state of being confined. Physics: A property of quantum electrodynamics whereby quarks cannot exist as free particles, but are forever bound into protons, neutrons, etc.
Noun from → confine.
Fr.: confinement des quarks