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máxima
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máxima(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (proverbial saying)
a. maxim
Mi abuela solía citar una máxima que decía: "Hoy te parece infierno lo que tu gloria ha sido".There's a maxim that my grandmother used to say: "Yesterday's heaven is today's hell."
2. (principle or rule)
a. maxim
Aquí, seguimos la máxima: "Los límites no existen".Here, we go by the maxim: "There's no limit!"
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(temperature)
a. high
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
En Los Ángeles, el miércoles habrá algunas nubes por la mañana con una máxima de 81°F.Los Angeles will see some morning clouds with a high of 81°F on Wednesday.
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máxima
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sentencia, principio)
a. maxim
2. (temperatura)
a. high, highest temperature
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máxima
(frase) maxim
máxima
(Meteorología) maximum (temperature); high
máximas de 44 grados en Sevilla y Córdoba top temperatures o highs of 44 degrees in Seville and Córdoba
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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