In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Su resolución gráfica es no ya limitada, sino limitadísima.
1.1(restringido)(tiempo/responsabilidad/poder) limitedproductos de duración limitada — products with a limited shelf life
- tiene un visado por tiempo limitado — he has a temporary visa
- edición limitada — limited edition
1.2(escaso)limitedson casos muy limitados — these are a few very limited / isolated cases
- se siente muy limitado por las presiones externas — she feels very restricted / constrained by external pressures
- estar limitado a algo — to be restricted to sth
- están limitados a un espacio muy reducido — they are restricted to a very small space
2como actor es algo limitado — as an actor he's rather limited
- es un estudiante bastante limitado — he's a student of limited ability
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