# Number of syllables in the word 'maximum'

*Find out how many syllables are there in the word maximum.*

- No of syllables in maximum : 3
- Divide syllables in maximum : max-i-mum

## More about the word - maximum

**noun**- Synonyms : max
- Definition : The highest limit
- Definition : The greatest value of a set or other mathematical structure, especially the global maximum or a local maximum of a function
- Definition : An upper bound of a set which is also an element of that set
- Definition : The largest value of a batch or sample or the upper bound of a probability distribution

**adjective**- Synonyms : maximal
- Definition : To the highest degree.

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## How does it work ?

It's based on a combination of a simple algorithm and a fast dictionary dataset to perform the quick lookup of syllables. If you find any error please report so I can fix it ASAP. Additional details about the words are fetched through open source APIs and the sources mentioned above.