[maks] /mæks/ Slang.
to the max, to the greatest or furthest degree; totally:
That book is disgusting to the max.
a male given name, form of .
the most significant, highest, furthest, or greatest thing
to the max, to the ultimate extent
“to reach the maximum level,” by 1986, colloquial, from maximize or related words. Related: Maxed; maxing.
At the most; at the highest limit: I do three cars a week, max (1970s+)
To win; do the very best (1950s+ College students)
to the max
[fr maximum ”the highest possible grade,” found by 1851]
[mak-see] /ˈmæk si/ noun, plural maxis. 1. . 2. a garment having a , as a coat. 3. of the length of a ; having a . 1. a combining form with the meanings “very large in comparison with others of its kind” (maxi-budget; maxi-taxi); “of great scope or intensity” (maxi-devaluation; maxi-service); (of clothing) “long, […]
[mak-sil-uh] /mækˈsɪl ə/ noun, plural maxillae [mak-sil-ee] /mækˈsɪl i/ (Show IPA) 1. a jaw or jawbone, especially the upper. 2. one of the paired appendages immediately behind the mandibles of arthropods. /mækˈsɪlə/ noun (pl) -lae (-liː) 1. the upper jawbone in vertebrates See jaw (sense 1) 2. any member of one or two pairs of […]
[mak-suh-ler-ee, mak-sil-uh-ree] /ˈmæk səˌlɛr i, mækˈsɪl ə ri/ adjective 1. of or relating to a jaw, jawbone, or . noun, plural maxillaries. 2. a or maxillary bone. adj. 1620s, from Latin maxilla (see maxilla) + -ary. maxillary max·il·lar·y (māk’sə-lěr’ē) adj. Of or relating to a jaw or jawbone, especially the upper one. n. A maxillar; […]
- Maxillary antrum
maxillary antrum n. See maxillary sinus.