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.
- Limb bud
limb bud n. A mesenchymal outgrowth covered with ectoderm on the flank of an embryo that gives rise to either the forelimb or the hindlimb.
[lim-ber] /ˈlɪm bər/ adjective 1. characterized by ease in bending the body; supple; lithe. 2. bending readily; flexible; pliant. verb (used without object) 3. to make oneself limber (usually followed by up): to limber up before the game. verb (used with object) 4. to make (something) limber (usually followed by up): She tried to limber […]