limitation


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Synonyms for limitation

Synonyms for limitation

the act of limiting or condition of being limited

the greatest amount or number allowed

Synonyms for limitation

a principle that limits the extent of something

the quality of being limited or restricted

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the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed

(law) a time period after which suits cannot be brought

an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation)

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It was honorable braggadocio, and despite the fact that he had found his limitations and was pressing desperately against them, he ran gamely on.
He was learning to calculate his own muscular movements, to know his physical limitations, to measure distances between objects, and between objects and himself.
His style possesses much of the same virtues and limitations as his substance.
It is not merely that with this name is associated one of the most splendid works which Europe produced in the eighteenth century, but that the character of the author, with all its limitations and even with all its faults, presents us with a typical specimen of the courage and singleheartedness of a great man of letters.
Ssu-K`ung T`u, more than any poet, teaches how unreal are the apparent limitations of man.
They were modest; they understood their limitations. Their own masters had not handed the sacred fire into the keeping of their cold and skilful hands.
If there were no suffering, man would not know his limitations, would not know himself.
For Jerry was only a little dog, with a dog's limitations, and very young in the world.
Her own limits were the limits of her horizon; but limited minds can recognize limitations only in others.
Under these reasonable limitations, the door of this part of the federal government is open to merit of every description, whether native or adoptive, whether young or old, and without regard to poverty or wealth, or to any particular profession of religious faith.
That the insured deceased died on 18-3-2010 and insurance claim was repudiated by the Insurance Corporation on 7-5-2012 thereafter application of claimant was filed before Insurance Tribunal on 121-2013 Question of limitation was a mixed question of law and facts and same could not be adjudged without recording of evidence and the Insurance Tribunal failed to consider applicability of Ss.
It is necessary to pay attention to a number of aspects in the general-theoretical understanding of the category "legal limitation".
Source: Census of Governments (1982-2002) Tax and expenditure limitations Property tax A property tax limitation on general-purpose limitations local governments.
On April 26, 2016, TEI issued a policy statement on statutes of limitation for state and local taxes.
The UNIDROIT Principles applicable to international commercial contracts establish numerous rules on limitation periods (The International Institute for the Unification of Private Law, commonly known as UNIDROIT is an intergovernmental independent organization whose aim is to harmonize the private law of the Member States, the adoption by its members of uniform rules of private law, the unification of law internationally.