A limit for a subset of items that are collectively subject to a larger limit. For example, a limit on insurance claims for a specific item despite the fact that the overall policy has a higher limit.

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There was a sublimit and that limit could not be changed because it was set and we had to follow it.

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You should try to set a sublimit that you will not break unless it is absolutely necessary to do so.

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My boss was angered to learn that our insurance policy had a sublimit on it for fire damage that would not allow us to recover the full value of our factory even though the overall limit was much higher.

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