summum bonum

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noun sum·mum bo·num \ˌsu̇-məm-ˈbō-nəm, ˌsü-, ˌsə-\

Definition of summum bonum

  1. :  the supreme good from which all others are derived

Origin and Etymology of summum bonum

Latin


First Known Use: 1563


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