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  Words related to limitation

Related / Similar Words: restriction, limit

 

Definition:
  • an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation);
  • the quality of being limited or restricted; "it is a good plan but it has serious limitations";
  • a principle that limits the extent of something; "I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements";
  • 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";
  • (law) a time period after which suits cannot be brought; "statute of limitations";

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    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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