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Lime-burner
lime-green
lime-juicer
lime-twig
Lime-twigged
limeade
Limed
Limehound
Limehouse
Limeira
Limekiln
limelight
Limenean
Limenitis
Limenitis archippus
Limenitis arthemis
Limenitis astyanax
Limenitis camilla
limepit
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Limerick
limes
Limestone
limestone fern

limen definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the smallest detectable sensation [syn: threshold, limen]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Latin limin-, limen transverse beam in a door frame, threshold; probably akin to Latin limus transverse Date: 1895 threshold 3a

Moby Thesaurus

affectibility, border line, bound, boundary, boundary condition, boundary line, bourn, break boundary, breakoff point, ceiling, circumscription, compass, confine, cutoff, cutoff point, deadline, delimitation, determinant, division line, end, extremity, finish, floor, frontier, hedge, high-water mark, impressibility, impressionability, interface, limit, limitation, limiting factor, line, line of demarcation, low-water mark, lower limit, march, mark, mete, openness to sensation, perceptibility, physical sensibility, readiness of feeling, receptiveness, receptivity, sensation level, sensibility, sensibleness, sentience, sentiency, start, starting line, starting point, susceptibility, susceptivity, target date, term, terminal date, terminus, threshold, threshold of sensation, time allotment, upper limit



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