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max·i·mal

 (măk′sə-məl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or consisting of a maximum.
2. Being the greatest or highest possible.
n. Mathematics
An element in an ordered set that is followed by no other.

max′i·mal·ly adv.

maximal

(ˈmæksɪməl)
adj
1. of, relating to, or achieving a maximum; being the greatest or best possible
2. (Mathematics) maths (of a member of an ordered set) being preceded, in order, by all other members of the set
ˈmaximally adv

max•i•mal

(ˈmæk sə məl)

adj.
of or being a maximum; greatest possible; highest.
[1880–85]
max′i•mal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.maximal - the greatest or most complete or best possiblemaximal - the greatest or most complete or best possible; "maximal expansion"; "maximum pressure"
minimal, minimum - the least possible; "needed to enforce minimal standards"; "her grades were minimal"; "minimum wage"; "a minimal charge for the service"

maximal

adjective
Greatest in quantity or highest in degree that has been or can be attained:
Translations
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maximal

[ˈmæksɪməl] adjmaximal(e)

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adjmaximal

max·i·mum

, maximal
a., sup. máximo.

maximal

adj máximo
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Considering subsets of an irreducible root system that are abelian, Lawther classifies all maximal abelian sets--that is, abelian sets properly contained in no other--up to the action of Coxeter group W: for each W-orbit of maximal abelian sets, he provides an explicit representation X, identifies the (setwise) stabilizer WX of X in W, and decomposes the X into WX-orbits.
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On the northeast the maximal temperatures will be between 18-20[degrees] C, and on the southwest will be higher - between 25-27[degrees] C.
The metabolic support of effort in the game of football is dominated by aerobic zones (aerobic threshold, anaerobic threshold and maximal oxygen consumption--V[O.
In conventional cycling seat position with a circular chainring and a traditional crank-pedal mechanism, the effective force is minimal when the crank is vertical at the top (near 0[degrees]) and at the bottom dead centres (near 180[degrees]) and maximal when the crank is near the horizontal forward position (90[degrees]) (Ericson and Nisell, 1988).
The aim of this paper is to study the boundedness of spherical maximal operator corresponding to E =(0, [infinity]) from [L.
During an incremental test of maximal oxygen uptake, thresholds are established for the parameters mentioned above.
Design 1 can be described as an upper crossbeam of press with maximal nominal force 90 MN.