- limiting; restrictive.
Origin of limitative
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The conception of a noumenon is therefore merely a limitative conception and therefore only of negative use.The Critique of Pure Reason
Their theoretical significance consists merely in their regulative and limitative functions.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'
Norman Kemp Smith