# What is lower limit - Definition and Meaning

### Lower Limit :

Lower limit refers to the smallest value in a class. Lower limit is also called as infimum limit, liminf, inferior limit or inner limit. The lower limit of sequence of real numbers can be found in the following ways.

- Remove the first term to obtain the first subsequence.

- Remove the first term of the first subsequence to get the second subsequence.

- Repeat the same procedure to get the third, fourth sequence etc.,

- Find the infimum of each of these subsequence. Similarly find the supremum of all the subsequence.

The supremum is referred as "lower limit".

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