time immemorial(redirected from Limit of legal memory)
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n. pl. times immemorial
1. Time long past, beyond memory or record. Also called time out of mind.
2. Law The time before the keeping of legal records.
1. the distant past beyond memory or record
2. (Law) law time beyond legal memory, fixed by English statute as before the reign of Richard I (1189)
time in the distant past.