upper limit

Definitions of upper limit
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n the largest possible quantity

Synonyms:
maximum
Antonyms:
lower limit, minimum
the smallest possible quantity
Type of:
extremum, peak
the most extreme possible amount or value
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity
an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude

n the limit on the upper (or northernmost) side of something

Type of:
demarcation, demarcation line, limit
the boundary of a specific area

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