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limited meaning

EN[ˈlɪmɪtɪd]
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WLimited
  • Limited may refer to:
  • Limited company, a company in which the liability of its members is limited to what they have invested in the company
  • Limited liability company, a limited company that blends elements of partnership and corporate structures - primarily in the United States
  • Private company limited by shares, a limited company whose shares are not public - primarily in Commonwealth countries
  • Private company limited by guarantee, primarily for non-profit organisations - in Britain and Ireland
  • Public limited company, a limited company whose shares are sold to the public - primarily in Commonwealth countries

    Definition of limited in English Dictionary

  • NounPLlimiteds
    1. (railroad) A train that only halts at a limited number of stops.
    2. Verb
      1. simple past tense and past participle of limit.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore limitedSUPmost limited
        1. With certain (often specified) limits placed upon it.
          1. Of numbers, amounts, data: poor, small, felt to be insufficient.
            1. I have a limited understanding of quantum physics.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The iPSC-MSCs achieve robust osteogenicity and chondrogenicity, but have very limited adipogenicity.
            • You can buy a limited selection of food at the snackette on the corner.
            • The patient underwent limited right hemicolectomy, and histology confirmed ileocecal lipohyperplasia.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Several cell-specific aptamers have been used for gene delivery, but an aptamer-conjugated nanocomplex used in the treatment of NSCLC is limited.
            • There is too, at this point in time, an aesthetic disadvantage to filmsetting in that the range of type faces specially designed for it is still extremely limited.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Participles
                    • Past participles
                    • Verb simple past forms
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                1. en limitedness
                2. en limiteds
                3. en limitedly
                4. en limited company
                5. en limited monarchy
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                Meaning of limited for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "limited" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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