limitation
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limitation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (restriction)
a. la limitación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The memorandum of association of the company imposes limitations on the number of shares that can be acquired.La escritura de constitución de la sociedad impone limitaciones al número de acciones de esta que se pueden adquirir.
b. la restricción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She was unwilling to accept any limitation of her freedom.No estaba dispuesta a aceptar restricción alguna a su libertad.
2. (legal)
a. la prescripción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There is a three-year limitation on claims for injury, which has now expired.Hay una prescripción de tres años para las reclamaciones por lesiones, que ya venció.
limitations
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (weaknesses)
a. las limitaciones
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You have to know your own limitations, and don't attempt anything you know you can't do.Tienes que conocer tus propias limitaciones, y no intentar hacer algo que sabes que no puedes hacer.
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limitation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la limitación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I know my limitationsconozco mis limitaciones
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limitation [ˌlɪmɪˈteɪʃən]
noun
limitación (f); restricción (f); (Jur) prescripción (f)
he has his limitations tiene sus limitaciones; tiene sus puntos flacos; there is no limitation on exports no hay restricción a las exportaciones
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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