Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A maximum is the largest or highest value or amount.

Examples: (noun) They pay $50 a day up to a maximum of $300 per week. (noun) The maximum number of people the organisation accepts is 25.

Synonyms: nouns: upper limit, peak.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 3 D