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superlative

noun [C]     /suːˈpɜːlətɪv/
A2 the form of an adjective or adverb that is used to show that someone or something has more of a particular quality than anyone or anything else. For example 'best' is the superlative of 'good' and 'slowest' is the superlative of 'slow'. →  Compare comparative noun Grammatical terms
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