• (v. t.) The act of limiting; the state or condition of being limited; as, the limitation of his authority was approved by the council.
  • (v. t.) That which limits; a restriction; a qualification; a restraining condition, defining circumstance, or qualifying conception; as, limitations of thought.
  • (v. t.) A certain precinct within which friars were allowed to beg, or exercise their functions; also, the time during which they were permitted to exercise their functions in such a district.
  • (v. t.) A limited time within or during which something is to be done.
  • (v. t.) A certain period limited by statute after which the claimant shall not enforce his claims by suit.
  • (v. t.) A settling of an estate or property by specific rules.
  • (v. t.) A restriction of power; as, a constitutional limitation.

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imitation vs. limitation

assumption vs. limitation

limitation vs. slavery

limitation vs. possibilities

boundaries vs. limitation

inhibition vs. limitation

illimitation vs. limitation

limitation vs. nonlimitation

limitation vs. prefinition

acquiescence vs. limitation

circumscription vs. limitation

limitation vs. regulation

insufficiency vs. limitation

deficiency vs. limitation

limitation vs. mobile

limitation vs. scope

limitation vs. prescription

limitation vs. stint

backward vs. limitation

corrective vs. limitation

limitation vs. quantification

limitation vs. perpetuity

illimitable vs. limitation

constraint vs. limitation

brought vs. limitation

legal vs. limitation

action vs. limitation

limitation vs. period

limitation vs. shortcoming

limitation vs. time

imperfection vs. limitation

boundary vs. limitation

limitation vs. limited

limitation vs. limiting

limitation vs. unconditional

limitation vs. restriction

delimit vs. limitation

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limitation vs. term

limitation vs. qualification

conditional vs. limitation

free vs. limitation