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limb/ˈlɪm/noun
plurallimbs
limb
/ˈlɪm/
noun
plurallimbs
Learner's definition of LIMB  
[count]
: a leg or arm
: a large branch of a tree
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out on a limb

: in or into a risky or dangerous position or situation

risk life and limb

— see 1life

tear (someone) limb from limb

: to attack or kill (someone) in a very violent way

— limbed

/ˈlɪmd/adjective
— used in combination
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