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English definition of “latest”

latest

noun     /ˈleɪ.tɪst/ US  /-t̬ɪst/
the latest the most recent news or technical development: Have you heard the latest (= the most recent news) about Jilly and Patrick - they're getting a divorce. This machine is the latest in LED technology.NewModern and fashionable at the (very) latest C2 used to emphasize that something must happen or be done before a stated time or day: I have to get this finished by Friday at the latest.Final and finallyLate
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