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  Definition of Limitation
  1. an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation)
  2. the quality of being limited or restricted; "it is a good plan but it has serious limitations"
  3. a principle that limits the extent of something; "I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements"
  4. the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed; "there are limits on the amount you can bet"; "it is growing rapidly with no limitation in sight"
  5. (law) a time period after which suits cannot be brought; "statute of limitations"
Similar Words: restriction, limit

 

Hyponyms: load-shedding, arms control, hold-down, freeze, clampdown, quantification, restraint, extremum, peak, cutoff

 

Derivational Morphology: restrict, curtail, curb, cut back, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle, circumscribe

 

Anagrams: immolation, lamination, antimonial

 

 
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