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A constricted section of a mountain pass, valley, or cave, or a gap or narrow passage between mountains.

What does it mean when you dream about being in a narrow space?

Dreaming about being in a narrow space can simply reflect the feeling that one has restricted options in some situation in one’s waking life. Can also represent a “narrow escape,” “narrow-mindedness,” or “the straight and narrow.”

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To do this, they merge a theoretical model with experimental data to show how an unfolded protein starts out with many possible shapes and, through a series of steps, narrows down its options to obtain a final natural structure.
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Sherman Way in Reseda and Canoga Park narrows down from three lanes to two lanes.