outermost

[ ou-ter-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st ]
/ ˈaʊ tərˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst /

adjective

farthest out; remotest from the interior or center: the outermost limits.

Origin of outermost

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at outer, -most
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British Dictionary definitions for outermost

outermost

/ (ˈaʊtəˌməʊst) /

adjective

furthest from the centre or middle; outmost
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Word Origin and History for outermost

outermost


adj.

1580s, from outer + -most.

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