Definition of IMAX in English:

IMAX

Syllabification: IMAX
Pronunciation: /ˈīˌmaks
 
/

noun

trademark
  • A technique of widescreen cinematography that produces an image approximately ten times larger than that from standard 35 mm film: [as modifier]: IMAX theaters

Origin

1960s: from i- (probably representing a pronunciation of eye) + max (short for maximum).

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