Learner's definition of LIMITATION
1 [noncount] : the act of controlling the size or extent of something : the act of limiting something 2 [count] : something that controls how much of something is possible or allowed — often plural
There are strict limitations on the uses of these funds.
We'd like to include more material, but space limitations make that impossible.
3 [count] : something (such as a lack of ability or strength) that controls what a person is able to do