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maximum ou
pl maximums
also: maxima
Pronunciation: /maksimɔm/, /maksima/

Translation of maximum in English:


nom masculin

  • 2 (Météorologie)maximum (de température)
    maximum temperature
  • 3
    (grande quantité) manger le or un maximum
    to stuff (familier) oneself
    le or un maximum de problèmes
    a lot of problems
    faire un maximum de bruit
    to be as noisy as possible
    gagner/coûter le or un maximum
    to make/cost a packet (familier) (anglais britannique) ou bundle (familier)
    obtenir le or un maximum (dans une transaction)
    to get the best possible deal
  • 4 (Droit)
    maximum sentence
    requérir le maximum
    to recommend the maximum sentence

also: un maximum locution adverbiale

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