limit englannista suomeksi
A restriction; a bound beyond which one may not go.
''There are several existing limits to executive power.''
''Two drinks is my limit tonight.''
1839, (w), ''Nicholas Nickleby'', chapter 21:
- It is the conductor which communicates to the inhabitants of regions beyond its limit (..)
1922, James Joyce, ''Ulysses'', episode 17:
- Ever he would wander, selfcompelled, to the extreme limit of his cometary orbit, beyond the fixed stars and variable suns and telescopic planets, astronomical waifs and strays, to the extreme boundary of space (..)
2012 March 6, Dan McCrum, Nicole Bullock and Guy Chazan, ''Financial Times'', “Utility buyout loses power in shale gas revolution”:
- At the time, there seemed to be no limit to the size of ever-larger private equity deals, with banks falling over each other to arrange financing on generous terms and to invest money from their own private equity arms.
A value to which a sequence converges. Equivalently, the common value of the limit and the limit of a sequence: if the upper and lower limits are different, then the sequence has no limit (i.e., does not converge).
''The sequence of reciprocals has zero as its limit.''
Any of several abstractions of this concept of limit.
''Category theory defines a very general concept of limit.''
''the limit of a walk, of a town, or of a country''
(RQ:Pope Windsor Forest)
The space or thing defined by limits.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 4-1)
That which terminates a period of time; hence, the period itself; the full time or extent.
(RQ:Shakespeare Richard 2)
(RQ:Shakespeare Richard 3)
A restriction; a check or curb; a hindrance.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-3)
A determining feature; a distinguishing characteristic.
The first group of riders to depart in a handicap race.
Being a limit game.
To restrict; not to allow to go beyond a certain bound, to set boundaries.
(quote-journal)|title=Can China clean up fast enough?
- Chinese government has jailed environmental activists and is planning to limit the power of judicial oversight by handing a state-approved body a monopoly over bringing environmental lawsuits.
To have a limit in a particular set.
boundary that cannot be surpassed