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.
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.
They were modest; they understood their limitations.
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.
On April 26, 2016, TEI issued a policy statement on statutes of limitation for state and local taxes.
If the sample in qualitative research is not the best group of people to access for the knowledge the researchers are trying to obtain, this is a limitation (Clark, 2003).
Courts correctly read "chargeable" to incorporate only the substantive definitions of state law, not statutes of limitation, or other procedural rules.
0% limitations, two 30% limitations, and the 20% limitation (Sec.
The present paper aims to highlight the main characteristics of the institution of limitation brought by the new civil codification.
LIMITATION WITHIN THE FISCAL BODY RIGHT OF ASSESSING TAX OBLIGATIONS OR IMPOSING FINES DUE TO THE CIVIL LAW VIOLATION
Every paper machine has an ultimate limitation that will prevent any further production increase (at least with any reasonable return on investment).