Definitions for liminalˈlɪm ə nl, ˈlaɪ mə-

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  1. liminal(adj.)

    of or pertaining to a limen, especially a sensory threshhold. See liminality.

  2. liminal(adj.)

    marginally perceptible.


  1. liminal(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a threshold or entrance.

  2. liminal(Adjective)

    Relating to a beginning or first stage of a process; inceptive; inchoative; marginal; insignificant.

  3. Origin: From Latin liminalis, from limen, "threshold", + -alis, adjective ending

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