[lim-uh-son] /ˈlɪm əˌsɒn/
a plane curve generated by the locus of a point on a line at a fixed distance from the point of intersection of the line with a fixed circle, as the line revolves about a point on the circumference of the circle. Equation: r = a cosθ + b.
a heart-shaped curve generated by a point lying on a line at a fixed distance from the intersection of the line with a fixed circle, the line rotating about a point on the circumference of the circle
[li-mahn, -man] /lɪˈmɑn, -ˈmæn/ noun, Geology. 1. a muddy lagoon, marsh, or lake near the mouth of a river behind part of the delta and more or less protected from open water by a barrier or spit. 2. an area of mud or silt deposited near the mouth of a river.
/ˌlɪməˈvædɪ/ noun 1. a district of N Northern Ireland, in Co Londonderry. Pop: 33 571 (2003 est). Area: 586 sq km (226 sq miles)
[lim] /lɪm/ noun 1. a part or member of an animal body distinct from the head and trunk, as a leg, arm, or wing: the lower limbs; artificial limbs. 2. a large or main branch of a tree. 3. a projecting part or member: the four limbs of a cross. 4. a person or thing […]
[lim-buh] /ˈlɪm bə/ noun 1. an African tree, Terminalia superba, having yellowish-brown wood. 2. the wood of this tree.