from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Mathematics limit
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- n. limit
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A limb.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A simplified spelling of limb.
- n. An obsolete but historically more correct spelling of limb.
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I think there may be some confusion in translating the Spanish word limón, which means lime in Spanish, into the English word lemon.
He said from the beginning he believed in term limits (the whole Class of ‘94 did, remember?) and wouldn’t run for more than three.
But Bourbon, who might have expected every thing to which an ambitious mind can afpire, from the doating fondnefs of a woman who governed her fon and the kingdom, incapable of imitating Louifa in her fudden tranfition from hate to love, or of meanly counterfeit - ing apafiion for one who had fo long purfued 'lim'with unprovoked malice, rejected the match with difdain, and turned the propofal into ridicule.
Encyclopædia britannica : or, A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature : constructed on a plan, by which the different sciences and arts are digested into the form of distinct treatises or systems ..
"Brer Fox, he clum, en Brer Rabbit, he push, twel, sho '' nuff, Brer Fox got whar he kin grab de lowmos 'lim's, en dar he wuz!
"Brer Fox start down, en he git 'long mighty well twel he come ter de lowmos 'lim's, en den w'en he git dar he can't come down no furder,
"Brer Fox sat dar on de lowmos 'lim's en look lak he skeer'd.
Did you guys see first pre-lim concepts for Disney's Hercules?
Chance that reality is already at the optimal point: lim (1/inf) = 0.
If Congress inclines toward raising the debt lim it, then it should also impose immediate, substantial spending reductions along with strong new rules such as hard spending caps to require continued, sharp spending reduction in future years.
One includes two arepas and a soda or a natural juice like jugo de papel ó n con lim ó n (brown-sugar lemonade) or jugo de parchita (passion-fruit juice), $12.