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Does the term 'at most' mean there is at least one?
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asked May 5, 2011 at 5:54
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"at most one"
one or less.
The free dictionary points out that at most can be replaced by "not more than".
In which case
- at most one can be equated to not more than one,
- at least one means not less than one.
answered May 5, 2011 at 6:05
Alain Pannetier ΦAlain Pannetier Φ
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It means "no more than one." Many times it is used to imply "no more than one, if even that."
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answered May 5, 2011 at 6:55
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