limes

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li·mes (L),

(lī'mēz), The plural of this word is lim'ites, not limes.
A boundary, limit, or threshold.
See also: L doses.
[L.]

li·mes

(lī'mēz)
A boundary, limit, or threshold.
See also: L doses
[L.]

li·mes

(L) (lī'mēz)
A boundary or threshold.
[L.]
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This nomination will bring the Antonine Wall under the banner of the transnational Frontiers of the Roman Empire World Heritage Site which currently includes Hadrian's Wall and the Roman Limes in Germany.
The excavation of Qaryat al-Faw has revolutionized our conception of the history of Kinda in its early peninsular stage before it impinged on the Roman limes around A.D.