a thermometer that records the highest and lowest temperatures since it was last set
noun, Mathematics. 1. the theorem that a function of a complex variable that is analytic in a domain and on its boundary attains its maximum absolute value on the boundary.
[mak-suh-muh m-si-kyoo r-i-tee] /ˈmæk sə məm sɪˈkyʊər ɪ ti/ adjective, (of a correctional facility) 1. designed for or housing prisoners regarded as being very dangerous to society.
- Maximum seek time
storage (Or full stroke seek time) The time it takes to seek over all tracks, i.e., from the innermost to the outermost or vice versa. The maximum seek time gives a worst-case measure of the speed of the drive which is useful in some real-time applications where it is important that data flows continuously (such […]
- Maximum segment size
networking (MSS) The maximum amount of TCP data that a node can send in one segment. This should be the size of the receiver’s reassembly buffer to try to avoid fragmentation. The equivalent at the physical layer is “Maximum Transmission Unit”. (1998-03-06)