furthermost

adjective
fur·​ther·​most | \ ˈfər-t͟hər-ˌmōst How to pronounce furthermost (audio) \

Definition of furthermost

: most distant : farthest

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a probe that will travel into the furthermost reaches of deep space
Recent Examples on the Web This is the furthermost northern latitude where Pinot Noir is cultivated. Joseph V Micallef, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of furthermost

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Furthermost.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/furthermost. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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