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"uppermost" in British English

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uppermostadjective, adverb

uk   /ˈʌp.ə.məʊst/ us   /ˈʌp.ɚ.moʊst/
in the highest position or having the most importance: The building's uppermost floors were engulfed with flames. Store the canisters with their lids uppermost. What's uppermost in your mind just before a race?
(Definition of uppermost from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"uppermost" in American English

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uppermostadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈʌp·ərˌmoʊst/
in the highest position, or most important: Her health is uppermost in my mind.
(Definition of uppermost from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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