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Acme (highest point; summit; the highest level or degree attainable) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Kaplan GRE Exam Vocabulary in a Box, which includes 500 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
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Definition of the noun acme
What does acme mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acmes
- the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
- examples: his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty | the artist's gifts are at their acme
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of acme: elevation / height / meridian / peak / pinnacle / summit / superlative / tiptop / top
- more generic words: degree / level / point / stage = a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
- the highest point (of something)
- lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
- synonyms of acme: apex / peak / vertex
- more generic terms: extreme / extreme point / extremum = the point located farthest from the middle of something
- more specific terms:
Alternative definition of the noun acme
- The top or highest point; pinnacle; culmination.
- [medicine] The crisis or height of a disease.
- Mature age; full bloom of life. - Ben Jonson
- Acme is a village in south-central Alberta, Canada. It is located 83 kilometres northeast of Calgary. It was the first village to be incorporated in Kneehill County.
- Acme is a census-designated place in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. The population was 246 at the 2010 census.
- Acme is an unincorporated community, identified by ZIP code 15610, in Mount Pleasant and Donegal Townships, both in Westmoreland County, and Bullskin Township and part of Saltlick Township in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,545 at the 2000 census.
- Acme a.k.a. Acme, Louisiana: Acme is an unincorporated community in Concordia Parish, Louisiana, United States. Its ZIP code is 71316.
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- Acme is an unincorporated community in Hamilton Township, Jackson County, Indiana.
- Acme a.k.a. Acme, Oklahoma: Acme is a ghost town in Grady County, Oklahoma, United States. It had a post office from April 8, 1913 to May 29, 1931.
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- Acme a.k.a. Acme, West Virginia: Acme is an unincorporated community in Kanawha County, West Virginia.
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There are other places with in their name, like Acme Township.
Acme is a musical group.
- album: "...To Reduce the Choir to One Soloist"
- Acme a.k.a. Acme Records, an independent record label based in Hastings, East Sussex, England, was formed in 1994 by Gary Ramon. It is known for reissuing classic progressive rock and psychedelic rock albums from the 1960s and 1970s, including out-of-print and previously unreleased material. Acme also produces and releases new material.
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- Acme is a publisher.
- "ACME" is the sixth studio album by the American punk blues group Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, released on Matador in 1998.
- "Acme" is the second album, but first full length album by Polish Gothic Metal band Sirrah. It's a remake of their only demo, which goes by the same name, but has a slightly different cover, and is in black and white. The song "In the Final Moment" didn't appear on the original demo.
- "Acme" is a musical album of Iain Ballamy.
- Acme is a text editor and graphical shell from the Plan 9 from Bell Labs operating system, designed and implemented by Rob Pike. It can use the sam command language. The design of the interface was influenced by Oberon. It is different from other editing environments in that it acts as a 9P server. A distinctive element of the user interface is mouse chording.
- official website: acme.cat-v.org
- The Acme was a model of chain-driven touring car made by the Reber Manufacturing Co in Reading, Pennsylvania, from 1903 to 1911.
- Acme is a computer virus which infects EXE files. Each time an infected file is executed, Acme may infect an EXE in the current directory by creating a hidden 247 byte long read-only COM file with the same base name. Acme is a variant of Clonewar, a spawning virus. Acme is also perhaps a descendant of the small single-step infector Zeno, which is not to be confused with the Zeno programming language.
- The Acme was a wooden Top sail schooner that was driven ashore at Seal Rocks, New South Wales while carrying timber from Camden Haven to Sydney under the command of Captain James Henry Jackson on the 15 July 1876. There were no casualties.
- Acme: The steamboat Acme operated on Lake Washington and also on the Sammamish Slough to Bothell, Washington from 1899 to 1910, when it was destroyed by fire.
Phrases with Acme
- Acme Rothi
- Acme Curtii
- Acme Dupuyi
- Acme Serbica
- Acme Similis
- Acme Emaciata
- Acme Gracilis
- Acme Oltenica
- Acme Wilhelmi
- Acme Bulgarica
- Acme Delpretei
- Acme Diluviana
- Acme Foliniana
- Acme Callostoma
- Acme Cryptomena
- Acme Pachystoma
- Acme Stussineri
- Acme Leptocheila
- Acme Trigonostoma
- Hypoaspis Acme
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acme
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Selected Papers of the Bi-annual ICLA Meeting in Albuquerque, July 1995 by Masako Hiraga, Chris Sinha, Sherman Wilcox
ACME is the prodigal son of the trio, eschewing even predicate identicality and instead favouring the weaker constraint of arity-matching. No wonder then that ACME fails to generate a mapping for any metaphor; while not as prone to the ...
How to Design, Update and Query Temporal Data by Tom Johnston, Randall Weis
1, therefore, Acme is a direct instance of a Supplier, and indirectly an instance of an Organization and of a Party. In ordinary conversation, we usually drop the “instance of” phrase, and would say ...
Unstable Prototypes (2012)
Big Sigma #2 by Joseph R. Lallo
“ACME is a coronal mass ejection, a massive dispersal ofstellar particlescaused by the release of energy stored in the magneticfields of the atmosphere of astar. Therelease isaresult ofthe reconnection of magnetic field lines.The particles ...
Design, Implementation, Partnerships, Technology, and Profits by James B. Ayers
Acme is a company with a one-size-fits-all supply chain. Unfortunately, Acme is very, very typical. Like many others, it plans a new enterprise resource planning ( ERP) system. While implementing its ERP system, it will tailor, at considerable ...
by Danielle A. Brands, I. Edward Alcamo, David L. Heymann
Cover: © Gary Gaugler/Visuals Unlimited Acme is a registered trademark of American Stores Co.; Albertson's is a registered trademark of Albertson's, Inc.; Archer Farm is a registered trademark of Target Brands, Inc.; Best Choice is a registered ...
Censored 2004 (2003)
The Top 25 Censored Stories by Peter Phillips, Project Censored, Amy Goodman
ACME is the organization that links people to the cause of media democracy and education. The second approach ACME supports is the advocacy of independent media. Independent media is a critical part of a democratic society.
by David J. Bodenhamer, Robert G. Barrows
MARKISOHN Acme-Evans Company (702 West Washington Street ). Acme -Evans/ADM Milling Company evolved from two small mills of the antebellum era to the large milling company of today. Reputedly the oldest milling ...
A Gift for Sigmund Freud's 80th Birthday by Richard Sterba
Akme (acme; acme') means, literally, ...
by Nichola Dobson
Marvin Acme has been murdered and Roger Rabbit is the main suspect.
by Jack P. Friedman, Ph.D., J. Bruce Lindeman, Ph.D.
Example: Acme, Inc., leases office space under a 10year lease. Acme wishes to relocate but cannot break the lease. With the landlord's permission, Acme finds a subtenant, Medcorp, to sign a sublease for the space.
its peak is recorded after, rather than before or during, the oak acme). A Corylus– Taxus– Tilia phase followed, noted by the relatively high ...
The New Hacker's Dictionary (1996)
by Eric S. Raymond
Acme o- Ada Acme n. The canonical supplier of bizarre, elaborate, and non- functional gadgetry — where Rube Goldberg and Heath Robinson shop. Describing some X as an "Acme X" either means "This is insanely great," or, more likely, ...
by Ejub Kajan
ACME - A Company that Makes Everything. A marketing term used to refer to a company that can make everything that the user needs to have. Sometimes ACME is just used as a phrase instead of referring to the real capability of a company, ...
Encyclopedia of Creativity (2011)
A model of analogy that is inspired by connectionist approaches to cognition is ACME (Analogical Mapping by Constraint Satisfaction), which seeks to implement the assumptions of multiconstraint theory. Like SME, it does use symbolic ...
by C H Wendel
Acme Acme Adams Amanco American Appleton Aurora Austin B.E.S. Baker Barnard-Moline Bayley Bercha Bessemer Best Big S Blue Valley Boss Boss Bowsher's Bradford Buckeye Buckeye Buckeye Centennial Challenge Champion ...
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From The Trade Mark News. Published 1910-13.
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A popular oyster bar in New Orleans
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Acme means the best of something ..the peak...the zenith.
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- Acme Soap, Buffalo NY
Old Trading Cards - Lautz Bro's & Co.'s Acme Soap. Buffalo, N.Y. Swain, Earle & Co. Sole agents for New England.
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- Acme hell
acme on a sunday afternoon; way to many people and way too few lines open.
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- Acme IPA
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- Acme Lumber Sign
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- ACME DIRT RENONE Boston Street Graffiti
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Scrabble value of A1C3M3E1
The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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