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acme (singular) (noun) (no plural)
1. The highest point of achievement or success; point of culmination, the peak: With her appointment as the Chair of the Board of Directors, Suzanne felt she had reached the acme of her career.
2. In medicine, the crisis or critical stage of a disease: After putting off going to her doctor, Janice finally decided to see him and the results of the tests indicated that her affliction was at itsĀ acme; and so, the doctor suggested that she wait until after her recovery before she attempted to go back to work.
Point of utmost attainment.
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(Greek: highest point; prime, best time)
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The highest point of achievement or success. (1)