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delimit

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdelimitde‧lim‧it /dɪˈlɪmɪt/ verb [transitive] formal  LIMITto set or say exactly what the limits of something aredelimitation /dɪˌlɪmɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
delimitThe frozen hoar frost from the summer fog delimits annual ice bands in the core.These lists are sorted in numerical order and delimited by square brackets.The cuticle also exhibits localized areas of hardening which are sometimes delimited by sutures.The Court assumed the Organisation's power to be delimited by the Charter without examining why this is so.An early stage of refinement delimited each individual definition.The field was delimited in a number of ways: 1.Two open arrowheads delimit the putative binding region with the dystrophin-associated glycoproteins.The fence delimits the state boundaries.Once you have delimited the topic of your study, it is time to select your research strategy.
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Verb table
delimit
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydelimit
he, she, itdelimits
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydelimited
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave delimited
he, she, ithas delimited
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad delimited
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill delimit
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have delimited
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam delimiting
he, she, itis delimiting
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you, we, theyare delimiting
Past
I, he, she, itwas delimiting
you, we, theywere delimiting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been delimiting
he, she, ithas been delimiting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been delimiting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be delimiting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been delimiting
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