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Limit, vb. 1) to confine within bounds, to circumscribe: “there is boundless theft in --ed professions,” Tim. IV, 3, 431 (even in those which do not, like you, make of stealing a trade, but lay some restraints on those who follow them).
2) to fix, to appoint: “having the hour --ed,” Meas. IV, 2, 176. “I'll l. thee this day to seek thy help,” Err. I, 1, 151. “the scope and warrant --ed unto my tongue,” John V, 2, 123. “l. each leader to his several charge,” R3 V, 3, 25 (== appoint to every leader his command). “'tis my --ed service,” Mcb. II, 3, 56.
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