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Definition of Maximum


  1. The greatest quantity or value attainable in a given case; or, the greatest value attained by a quantity which first increases and then begins to decrease; the highest point or degree; -- opposed to minimum.
  2. Greatest in quantity or highest in degree attainable or attained; as, a maximum consumption of fuel; maximum pressure; maximum heat.
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Maximum Translations

maximum in Afrikaans is maksimum
maximum in Dutch is maximum-, maximaal
maximum in Swedish is maximal