- The definition of liminal is a boundary or turning point.
An example of someone liminal is a young adult about to enter college.
liminal definition by Webster's New World
- Physiol., Psychol. of or at the limen, or threshold
- at a boundary or transitional point between two conditions, stages in a process, ways of life, etc.
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- liminality noun
liminal - Medical Definition
Relating to a threshold.