largest
largest largest adj. 1. greatest in size of those under consideration.

Syn: biggest, greatest. [WordNet 1.5]

2. maximal.

Syn: outside. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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