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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Uppermost  \Up"per*most`\,  a.  [From  {Up},  {Upper};  formed  like 
  aftermost.  Cf  {Upmost}.] 
  Highest  in  place  position,  rank,  power,  or  the  like  upmost; 
  supreme. 
 
  Whatever  faction  happens  to  be  uppermost.  --Swift. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  uppermost 
  adj  :  at  or  nearest  to  the  top  "the  uppermost  book  in  the  pile"; 
  "on  the  topmost  step"  [syn:  {topmost},  {upmost}] 
  adv  1:  in  or  into  the  most  prominent  position,  as  in  the  mind;  "say 
  what  comes  uppermost" 
  2:  in  or  into  the  highest  position;  "the  blade  turned 
  uppermost" 




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