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[mak-suh-muh m] /ˈmæk sə məm/ noun, plural maximums, maxima [mak-suh-muh] /ˈmæk sə mə/ (Show IPA) 1. the greatest quantity or amount possible, assignable, allowable, etc. 2. the highest amount, value, or degree attained or recorded. 3. an upper limit allowed or allowable by law or regulation. 4. Mathematics. adjective 5. that is a maximum; greatest […]
- Maximum breathing capacity
maximum breathing capacity n. Abbr. MBC The volume of gas that can be breathed in 15 seconds when a person breathes as deeply and quickly as possible. Also called maximum voluntary ventilation.
noun 1. a picture postcard to which a stamp can be affixed on the picture side, after which it can be cancelled by the appropriate postal service.
noun, Statistics. 1. a method of estimating population characteristics from a sample by choosing the values of the parameters that will maximize the probability of getting the particular sample actually obtained from the population.