n.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.
Maximum thermometer
a thermometer that registers the highest degree of temperature attained in a given time, or since its last adjustment.
a.1.Greatest in quantity or highest in degree attainable or attained; as, a maximum consumption of fuel; maximum pressure; maximum heat.
Noun1.maximum - the largest possible quantity
Synonyms: upper limit
lower limit, minimum - the smallest possible quantity
2.maximum - the greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost"
3.maximum - the point on a curve where the tangent changes from positive on the left to negative on the right
minimum - the point on a curve where the tangent changes from negative on the left to positive on the right
Adj.1.maximum - the greatest or most complete or best possible; "maximal expansion"; "maximum pressure"
Synonyms: maximal
minimal, minimum - the least possible; "needed to enforce minimal standards"; "her grades were minimal"; "minimum wage"; "a minimal charge for the service"
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maximal free expression
Maxime ita dicta quia maxima ejus dignitas et certissima auctoritas
Maxime paci sunt contraria
Maximilian's sunflower
Maximilien Paul Emile Littre
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maximum and minimum thermometer
maximum Maytag mode
maximum seek time
maximum segment size
Maximum thermometer
Maximum Transmission Unit
Maxis Software
Maxmilien de Bethune
Maxmillien Marie Isidore de Robespierre
Maxwell Anderson
Maxwell's demon
Maxwell's equations
Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution law
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