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English definition of “time limit”

time limit

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
the greatest length of time someone is allowed to spend doing something: We've set a time limit of ten minutes for each child's turn on the trampoline. There's a 30-minute time limit on internet use in the library.Relating to time
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