Maximum is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
- IPA (key): /ˈmæksɪməm/
- Hyphenation: max‧i‧mum
- (often as a noun-modifier) A maximum is the largest or highest value or amount.
- The maximum number of people we can accept is 25.
- They pay $50 a day up to a maximum of $300 per week.