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English definition of “latest”

latest

noun     /ˈleɪtɪst/
the latest in sth the most recent of its type : This is the latest in a series of terrorist attacks in the region .NewModern and fashionableModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
at the latest If you tell someone to do something by a particular time at the latest, you mean they must do it before that time : She said to be there by 8 o'clock at the latest.Schedules and agendasLists and catalogues
(Definition of latest noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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