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summum bonum

[soo m-oo m boh-noo m; English suhm-uh m boh-nuh m] /ˈsʊm ʊm ˈboʊ nʊm; English ˈsʌm əm ˈboʊ nəm/
noun, Latin.
the highest or chief good. Unabridged
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summum bonum

/ˈsʊmʊm ˈbɒnʊm/
the principle of goodness in which all moral values are included or from which they are derived; highest or supreme good
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