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  • They waited, keeping close watch on the crowd until Captain lim emerged.

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
  • Old lim had put up his horse and was standing at the draw-bars, waiting for us.

    The Jucklins Opie Read
  • Guinea and Chyd, old lim and his wife went to church the next day, leaving Alf and me alone.

    The Jucklins Opie Read
  • In like manner the term 'lim (Knower) is lawful, but not so the expression 'qil (Wise).

    The Faith of Islam Edward Sell
  • lim′itedness; lim′iter, the person or thing that limits or confines: a friar who had a license to beg within certain bounds.

  • I may say, these questions you ask have already been answered by me to Captain lim of the constabulary.

    The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
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