noun (electronics) a nonlinear electronic circuit whose output is limited in amplitude; used to limit the instantaneous amplitude of a waveform (to clip off the peaks of a waveform)
- a limiter introduces amplitude distortion
- One who, or that which, limits.
- A friar licensed to beg within certain bounds, or whose duty was limited to a certain district. Formerly written also limitour.
A limitour of the Gray Friars, in the time of his limitation, preached many times, and had one sermon at all times.
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