HyperDic: extremum

English > 2 senses of the word extremum:
NOUNlocationextremum, extreme point, extremethe point located farthest from the middle of something
quantityextremum, peakthe most extreme / extreme possible amount or value
English > extremum: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe point located farthest from the middle of something.
Synonymsextreme point, extreme
Narrowervertex, peak, apex, acmeThe highest point / point (of something)
BroaderextremityThe outermost or farthest region or point
Spanishextremo
Catalanextrem
English > extremum: 2 senses > noun 2, quantity
MeaningThe most extreme / extreme possible amount or value.
Synonympeak
Narrowermaximum, upper limitThe largest possible quantity
minimum, lower limitThe smallest possible quantity
Broaderlimit, limitationThe greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed
Spanishmáximo
Catalanmàxim

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