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maximnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmæk·sɪm/
a brief statement of a general truth, principle, or rule for behavior: She lived by the maxim, "Do right, risk consequences."
(Definition of maxim from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “maxim”
in Vietnamese châm ngôn…
in Spanish máxima…
in Malaysian pepatah…
in Thai ข้อเขียนที่เป็นความจริง…
in French maxime…
in German Grundsatz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 格言, 基本原理, 行為準則…
in Russian афоризм, принцип…
in Turkish özdeyiş, düstur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 格言, 基本原理, 行为准则…
in Indonesian peribahasa…
in Polish maksyma…
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