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maxima

Plural of maximum.

maximum

(măks′ĭ-mŭm) plural.maxima [L. maximus, greatest]
1. The greatest quantity or effect.
2. Height of a disease.
maximal (-măl), adjective
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The 2002 Altima has 103.2 [ft.sup.3] of interior room, significantly more than the 2001 Toyota Camry (96.9 [ft.sup.3]), Honda Accord (101.7 [ft.sup.3]), and 2001 Altima (94.0 [ft.sup.3]), and greater than its supposed bigger brother, the Maxima (102.5[ft.sup.3]).
Stewart says it is the second contract that USPS has awarded Maxima. The first was awarded in 1989.
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