The definition of finite is something that has a limit that can't be exceeded.(adjective)
An example of finite is the number of people who can fit in an elevator at the same time.
See finite in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME finit < L finitus, pp. of finire, finish
See finite in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English finit
Origin: , from Latin fīnītus
Origin: , past participle of fīnīre, to limit
Origin: , from fīnis, end.
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