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maximnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmæk·sɪm/
a ​briefstatement of a ​generaltruth, ​principle, or ​rule for ​behavior: She ​lived by the maxim, "Do ​right, ​riskconsequences."
(Definition of maxim from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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Translations of “maxim”
in Spanish máxima…
in Vietnamese châm ngôn…
in Malaysian pepatah…
in Thai ข้อเขียนที่เป็นความจริง…
in French maxime…
in German Grundsatz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 格言, 基本原理, 行为准则…
in Turkish özdeyiş, düstur…
in Russian афоризм, принцип…
in Indonesian peribahasa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 格言, 基本原理, 行為準則…
in Polish maksyma…
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