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limitations

noun
plural of limitation

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1 a real or imaginary point beyond which a person or thing cannot go
  • the bridge has a weight limitation that bars heavy trucks from crossing it

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2 something that limits one's freedom of action or choice
  • the state has some fairly strict limitations on the sale and use of alcoholic beverages

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3 the act or practice of keeping something (as an activity) within certain boundaries
  • the limitation on the number of vehicles allowed on the island does not sit well with year-round residents

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“Limitations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/limitations. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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