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One entry found for ultimate.
Main Entry: ul·ti·mate
Pronunciation: primarystressschwal-tschwa-mschwat
Function: adjective
1 a : 1FARTHEST <the ultimate reaches of the universe> b : last in a progression : FINAL c : 1EXTREME 1 <the ultimate sacrifice>
2 : arrived at as the last result <the ultimate question> <the ultimate damage of the hurricane>
3 a : 1BASIC 1 <ultimate control> b : incapable of further division or separation : ELEMENTAL <ultimate particles>
4 : being the greatest : MAXIMUM <the ultimate speed of an airplane>
- ultimate noun
- ul·ti·mate·ly adverb

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