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1. Of or relating to a limit or boundary.
2. Limiting; restrictive.
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(ˈlɪmɪtərɪ; -trɪ)
1. of, involving, or serving as a limit
2. restricted or limited
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(ˈlɪm ɪˌtɛr i)

of, pertaining to, or serving as a limit.
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