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What is the noun for limbo?

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limbo
  1. (Roman Catholic theology, since circa 400 A.D.) The place where innocent souls exist temporarily until they can enter heaven, notably those of the saints who died before the advent of Christ (limbus patruum) and those of unbaptized but innocent children (limbus infantum).
  2. (by extension, since the 16th century) Any in-between place, state or condition of neglect or oblivion which results in an unresolved status, delay or deadlock.
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  4. Examples:
    1. “There I was, a zombie, standing in limbo, looking around surreptitiously to see if I was with my plane-tribe.”
      “My submission has been stuck in administrative limbo for several weeks.”
      “Now, in the north, another ambitiously grandiose power project is in limbo because of the sustained opposition mounted against it.”
limbo
  1. A dance played by taking turns crossing under a horizontal bar or stick. The stick is lowered with each round, and the game is won by the player who passes under the bar in the lowest position.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “There I was, a zombie, standing in limbo, looking around surreptitiously to see if I was with my plane-tribe.”
      “My submission has been stuck in administrative limbo for several weeks.”
      “Now, in the north, another ambitiously grandiose power project is in limbo because of the sustained opposition mounted against it.”
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