how to pronounce maximum


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the above transcription of maximum is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

maximum is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of maximum in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… this is like bare maximum i want you to …”

meaning of maximum

Maximum means the greatest possible amount or extent.

maximum frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word maximum occurs in english on average 16.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics maximum can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that maximum can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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