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southernmost

[suhth-ern-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st]
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adjective
  1. farthest south.
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Origin of southernmost

First recorded in 1715–25; southern + -most
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southernmost

adjective
  1. situated or occurring farthest south
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Word Origin and History for southernmost

adj.

1725, from southern + -most.

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