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English definition of “Ltd.”

Ltd.

adjective [after noun] UK
written abbreviation for limited liability company: used in the name of a company whose owners have limited responsibility for the money that it owes: Smith and Jones Ltd.Businesses and enterprises
(Definition of Ltd. adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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