backmost

/ (ˈbækˌməʊst) /

adjective

furthest back

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Example sentences from the Web for backmost

  • She darted, bronze, to the backmost corner, flattening her face against the pane in a halo of hurried breath.

    Ulysses|James Joyce
  • It works in a 48-toothed wheel h2 upon the end of the backmost fluted roller a, fig. 333.

  • Her voice, calm and clear, sounded to the backmost seat and sent the children tittering.

    Bud|Neil Munro