# Extremity synonyms

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A number or point for which, from a given set of numbers or points, one can choose an arbitrarily close number or point. For example, for the set of all real numbers greater than zero and less than one, the numbers one and zero are limit points, since one can pick a number from the set arbitrarily close to one or zero (even though one and zero are not themselves in the set). Limits form the basis for

**calculus**, where a number*L*is defined to be the limit approached by a function*f(x)*as*x*approaches*a*if, for every positive number Ɛ, there exists a number ẟ such that |*f(x)−L*| < Ɛ if 0 < |*x−a*| < ẟ.0

The utmost limit; the maximum:

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One of the appendages of an animal, such as an arm of a starfish, the flipper of dolphins, or the arm and leg of a human, used for locomotion or grasping.

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Physical assistance; help:

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A structure used for locomotion or attachment in an invertebrate animal, such as the muscular organ extending from the ventral side of a mollusk.

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edge
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end
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limit
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appendage
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finger
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foot
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hand
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toe
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A time of, or a state of affairs involving, great danger or trouble, often one which threatens to result in unpleasant consequences

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A serious situation or occurrence that happens unexpectedly and demands immediate action.

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(Figuratively) A hotspot; a dangerous place of violent political unrest

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**extremity**. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for**extremity**, like: limit, outside, utmost point, limb, hand, foot, edge, end, limit, appendage and finger.