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lowermost

[loh-er-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st] /ˈloʊ ərˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst/
adjective
1.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; lower1 + -most
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Examples from the web for lowermost
  • Lower contact placed at bottom of lowermost red sandstone.
  • Thus, only the lowermost instrument package would be lost in the event of a large, damaging turbidity flow.
  • The five leaflets are elongate-oval in shape, with the lowermost two smaller than the upper three.
  • Multiple diversions are present in the lowermost reach, resulting in reduced water flows in the spring and summer.
British Dictionary definitions for lowermost

lowermost

/ˈləʊəˌməʊst/
adjective
1.
lowest
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Word Origin and History for lowermost

1560s, from lower (adj.) + -most.

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