a maximis ad minima

Latin phrase
a max·i·mis ad mi·ni·ma | \ä-ˈmäk-si-ˌmēs-ˌäd-ˈmi-ni-ˌmä \

Definition of a maximis ad minima 

: from the greatest (things) to the least used especially in logic

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