Meaning of LIMITING in English

LIMITING

[lim.it.ing] adj (1849) 1 a: functioning as a limit: restrictive "~ value" b: being an environmental factor (as a nutrient) that limits the population size of an organism

2: serving to specify the application of the modified noun "this in "this book" is a ~ word" -- lim.it.ing.ly adv

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