The point at or above which a person is deemed to be too intoxicated to operate a motor vehicle legally, expressed as a specified percentage of alcohol in the blood.
Legal-limit Sentence Examples
The debtor claims the exemption where the levy is made, but if the sheriff deems the homestead greater in value than the law allows, he may choose three disinterested persons to appraise it and sell any portion that may be adjudged in excess of the legal limit.
These are the only two substances for which older cars have a legal limit on tailpipe emissions.
The legal limit for blood alcohol level (BAC) is the equivalent of about one drink per hour for women, or two drinks per hour for men, but everyone processes alcohol differently.
For many people, a BAC below the legal limit is already dangerous.
Use this blood alcohol calculator for an estimate of how much you can drink and still be well below the .08 percent legal limit.