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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 max·i·mum /ˈmæks(ə)məm/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 max·i·mum /ˈmæks(ə)məm/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 最大值;最大的 MX

From: Network Terminology

 最大 極大

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Max·i·mum n.; pl. Maxima   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.
    Good legislation is the art of conducting a nation to the maximum of happiness, and the minimum of misery.   --P. Colquhoun.
 Maximum thermometer, a thermometer that registers the highest degree of temperature attained in a given time, or since its last adjustment.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Max·i·mum, a. Greatest in quantity or highest in degree attainable or attained; as, a maximum consumption of fuel; maximum pressure; maximum heat.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : the greatest or most complete or best possible; "maximal
            expansion"; "maximum pressure" [syn: maximal] [ant: minimal,
      n 1: the largest possible quantity [syn: upper limit] [ant: minimum]
      2: the greatest possible degree; "he tried his utmost" [syn: utmost,
          uttermost, level best]
      3: the point on a curve where the tangent changes from positive
         on the left to negative on the right [ant: minimum]
      [also: maxima (pl)]