limbless limbless  /ˈlɪm ləs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having no limbs

Usage(s):

  1. But not until nearly ten months later, in the last days of November 1961, did German reports link thalidomide with the European epidemic of seal-like, limbless babies.
  2. They are a tough bunch: many are limbless or suffering from war wounds that have scarred their faces and bodies.
  3. He notices a tree trunk, graceful and limbless, rising 50 ft.

News

  1. Severed body found in Schuylkill said to be missing man

    Investigators were questioning witnesses late Wednesday in the death of a Northeast Philadelphia man whose headless, limbless body was found floating in the Schuylkill, police sources said.
    on September 5, 2013     Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. NEWS: Rayman Legends Sells Best on Wii U in Opening Week

    The draw of Murfy's GamePad antics proves to be too much to resist. Rayman Legends has sold more copies on Wii U than on any other platform since going on sale on August 30 in the UK, according to the latest Chart-Track figures. The Wii U version reportedly accounted for about 45% of the retail sales of the limbless legend's latest platformer, which was formerly pegged as a Wii U exclusive until ...
    on September 3, 2013     Source: Nintendo World Report

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