delimitate


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de·lim·it

 (dĭ-lĭm′ĭt) also de·lim·i·tate (-ĭ-tāt′)
tr.v. de·lim·it·ed, de·lim·it·ing, de·lim·its also de·lim·i·tat·ed or de·lim·i·tat·ing or de·lim·i·tates
To establish the limits or boundaries of; demarcate.

[French délimiter, from Latin dēlīmitāre : dē-, de- + līmitāre, to limit (from līmes, līmit-, boundary line).]

de·lim′i·ta′tion n.
de·lim′i·ta′tive adj.

delimitate


Past participle: delimitated
Gerund: delimitating

Imperative
delimitate
delimitate
Present
I delimitate
you delimitate
he/she/it delimitates
we delimitate
you delimitate
they delimitate
Preterite
I delimitated
you delimitated
he/she/it delimitated
we delimitated
you delimitated
they delimitated
Present Continuous
I am delimitating
you are delimitating
he/she/it is delimitating
we are delimitating
you are delimitating
they are delimitating
Present Perfect
I have delimitated
you have delimitated
he/she/it has delimitated
we have delimitated
you have delimitated
they have delimitated
Past Continuous
I was delimitating
you were delimitating
he/she/it was delimitating
we were delimitating
you were delimitating
they were delimitating
Past Perfect
I had delimitated
you had delimitated
he/she/it had delimitated
we had delimitated
you had delimitated
they had delimitated
Future
I will delimitate
you will delimitate
he/she/it will delimitate
we will delimitate
you will delimitate
they will delimitate
Future Perfect
I will have delimitated
you will have delimitated
he/she/it will have delimitated
we will have delimitated
you will have delimitated
they will have delimitated
Future Continuous
I will be delimitating
you will be delimitating
he/she/it will be delimitating
we will be delimitating
you will be delimitating
they will be delimitating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been delimitating
you have been delimitating
he/she/it has been delimitating
we have been delimitating
you have been delimitating
they have been delimitating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been delimitating
you will have been delimitating
he/she/it will have been delimitating
we will have been delimitating
you will have been delimitating
they will have been delimitating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been delimitating
you had been delimitating
he/she/it had been delimitating
we had been delimitating
you had been delimitating
they had been delimitating
Conditional
I would delimitate
you would delimitate
he/she/it would delimitate
we would delimitate
you would delimitate
they would delimitate
Past Conditional
I would have delimitated
you would have delimitated
he/she/it would have delimitated
we would have delimitated
you would have delimitated
they would have delimitated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.delimitate - determine the essential quality of
determine - fix in scope; fix the boundaries of; "the tree determines the border of the property"
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
redefine - give a new or different definition to; "She redefined his duties"
2.delimitate - set, mark, or draw the boundaries of something
circumscribe, confine, limit - restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"

delimitate

verb
To fix the limits of:
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