"limbo" Definition

  1. a prison, from LIMBUS or LIMBUS PATRUM, a mediƦval theological term for purgatory. The Catholic Church teaches that LIMBO was that part of hell where holy people who died before the Redemption were kept.

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Position in the dictionary: 2009 of 4022 slang words.
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