a maximum security prison for the most dangerous criminals; also written supermax
Super-max prisons have extreme and elaborate security.
[soo-per-mak-sil-uh] /ˌsu pər mækˈsɪl ə/ noun, plural supermaxillae [soo-per-mak-sil-ee] /ˌsu pər mækˈsɪl i/ (Show IPA) 1. the upper jaw.
/ˌsuːpəˈmɛmbreɪn/ noun 1. (physics) a type of two-dimensional entity postulated in certain theories of elementary particles that involve supersymmetry
noun, plural supermicros. Computers. 1. the fastest and most powerful type of microcomputer, with capabilities more commonly associated with minicomputers.
noun 1. a boxer weighing up to 168 pounds (75.6 kg), between middleweight and light heavyweight.
noun, Computers. 1. the fastest and most powerful type of minicomputer, with capabilities more commonly associated with mainframes. noun 1. (pl) -nis. a small car, usually a hatchback, that is economical to run but has a high level of performance