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 for bounded
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  bounded \bounded\ adj.
     1. having the limits or boundaries established.
  
     Syn: delimited.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. having a defined physical border.
        [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bound \Bound\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bounded; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Bounding.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. To limit; to terminate; to fix the furthest point of
        extension of; -- said of natural or of moral objects; to
        lie along, or form, a boundary of; to inclose; to
        circumscribe; to restrain; to confine.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Where full measure only bounds excess. --Milton.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Phlegethon . . .
              Whose fiery flood the burning empire bounds.
                                                    --Dryden.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To name the boundaries of; as, to bound France.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  bounded
      adj 1: having the limits or boundaries established; "a delimited
             frontier through the disputed region" [syn: bounded,
             delimited]

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  bounded
  
      In domain theory, a subset S of a cpo X is
     bounded if there exists x in X such that for all s in S, s <=
     x.  In other words, there is some element above all of S.  If
     every bounded subset of X has a least upper bound then X is
     boundedly complete.
  
     ("<=" is written in LaTeX as \subseteq).
  
     (1995-02-03)
  

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