Definitions of "limitation"
  1. A clause in a legal document like a deed or will that establishes restrictions on how an estate or interest can be disposed of. These restrictions often concern time limits or specific heirs
  2. The timeframe set by law during which legal actions or proceedings must be initiated. After this period, such matters can no longer be taken to court
How to use "limitation" in a sentence
  1. The limitation in their grandfather’s will specified that only direct descendants could inherit the estate.
  2. Due to the limitation period, the prosecution was unable to bring the case to court as it had been too long since the incident.
  3. The contract included a limitation that it would only remain valid for five years.

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