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lid

noun cap, ceiling, cover, greatest number, limit, maximum, most quantity, outer limit, outer restriction, roof, stop, top, top number
Associated concepts: caps on awards
See also: cap
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But with the help of a novice FBI agent (Pena) he plans to lift the lid off a deadly conspiracy.
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