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  Definition of limiting
  1. the grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase
  2. restricting the scope or freedom of action
  3. strictly limiting the reference of a modified word or phrase; "the restrictive clause in `Each made a list of the books that had influenced him'' limits the books on the list to only those particular ones defined by the clause"
Similar Words: modification, qualifying, confining, constraining, constrictive, restricting

 

Hyponyms: restrictiveness, apposition

 

Derivational Morphology: modify, qualify

 

 
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