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apogee

noun [S] uk   /ˈæp.ə.dʒiː/ formal us  
the most successful, popular, or powerful point: At their apogee, the novels of Spillane claimed worldwide sales of over $#hyperlinking( $dictCode, "180", "180", "180") million.
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