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Most distant; farthest.


most distant or remote


(ˈfɑr θərˌmoʊst, -məst)

most distant; farthest.
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Adj.1.farthermost - (comparatives of `far') most remote in space or time or order; "had traveled to the farthest frontier"; "don't go beyond the farthermost (or furthermost) tree"; "explored the furthest reaches of space"; "the utmost tip of the peninsula"
comparative, comparative degree - the comparative form of an adjective or adverb; "`faster' is the comparative of the adjective `fast'"; "`less famous' is the comparative degree of the adjective `famous'"; "`more surely' is the comparative of the adverb `surely'"
far - located at a great distance in time or space or degree; "we come from a far country"; "far corners of the earth"; "the far future"; "a far journey"; "the far side of the road"; "far from the truth"; "far in the future"


Most distant or remote, as from a center:
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From the lips of the ape-man came a weird, uncanny sound, and in answer to it there leaped from the blackness of the hut's farthermost corner a bolt of fur-clad death.
He saw that when the Lady Maud accompanied him they were wont to repair to the farthermost extremities of the palace grounds where, by a little postern gate, she admitted a certain officer of the Guards to whom the Queen had forbidden the privilege of the court.
Ghak didn't know what Perry meant by heavenly bodies or a compass, but he assured us that you might blindfold any man of Pellucidar and carry him to the farthermost corner of the world, yet he would be able to come directly to his own home again by the shortest route.
All things were related to all other things from the farthermost star in the wastes of space to the myriads of atoms in the grain of sand under one's foot.
In other words, the maximum run-out zone or the lower boundary of the fallen rocks can be investigated by identifying the farthermost areas where boulders from previous rockfalls have fallen (Copons and Vilaplana, 2008; Wieczorek et al.
It's been a dream to travel to Morocco, the farthermost western tip of the Arab world in the Maghreb, and then crossing over to its northern neighbor of Spain.
In the far northwest province of Hajja, the army and popular forces foiled an attempt by the enemy Saudi troops to advance toward the farthermost port of Tabat al-Sahil in the port city of Medi, the officials said.
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This essay examines representations of peatland in the farthermost north-east region of Ulster, in a seminal poem, Rathlin (1820), by one of the foremost, labouring-class Ulster-Scots writers of the Romantic era, Thomas Beggs.
Initially, such programs were used during the economic depression and high level of unemployment, currently, used to ease the negative influence of the industrial restructuring in countries with transition economies and integration of the exposed population groups, farthermost from the labor market.