1. maximizing making as great as possible
  2. maximising making as great as possible
  3. maximization the act of raising to the highest possible point
  4. maximisation the act of raising to the highest possible point or condition or position
  5. maxillary sinus one of a pair of sinuses forming a cavity in the maxilla
  6. ascomycetous fungus any fungus of the class Ascomycetes (or subdivision Ascomycota) in which the spores are formed inside an ascus
  7. daylight savings time during which clocks are set one hour ahead of local standard time; widely adopted during summer to provide extra daylight in the evenings
  8. myxoma virus a poxvirus closely related to smallpox virus
  9. face saving an act that avoids a loss of face (of dignity or prestige)
  10. Mandrillus sphinx baboon of west Africa with a bright red and blue muzzle and blue hindquarters
  11. Thomas Hastings United States architect who formed and important architectural firm with John Merven Carrere (1860-1929)
  12. myxomatosis a viral disease (usually fatal) of rabbits
  13. maximize make as big or large as possible
  14. Casimir Funk United States biochemist (born in Poland) who showed that several diseases were caused by dietary deficiencies and who coined the term `vitamin' for the chemicals involved (1884-1967)
  15. face-saving maintaining dignity or prestige
  16. exemplifying clarifying by use of examples
  17. excessiveness immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits
  18. Maximilian's sunflower tall perennial of central United States to Canada having golden-yellow flowers
  19. pink disease fungus fungus causing pink disease in citrus and coffee and rubber trees etc
  20. Maximian Roman Emperor from 286 until he abdicated in 305