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maxi

play
noun, \ˈmak-sē\

Definition of maxi

plural maxis

  1. :  a long skirt, dress, or coat



Origin of maxi

maxi-


First Known Use: 1967

Rhymes with maxi


maxi-

combining form

Definition of maxi-

  1. 1 :  extra long <maxiskirt>

  2. 2 :  extra large <maxi-problems>



Origin of maxi-

maximum


MAXI- Defined for Kids

maxi-

prefix

Definition of maxi- for Students

  1. :  very long or large




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