ACME (_plural_ ACMES)
* The top or highest point; pinnacle; culmination.
* (Can we date this quote?), Alexander Pope
The very ACME and pitch of life for epic poetry.
* (Can we date this quote?), I. Taylor
The moment when a certain power reaches the ACME of its supremacy.
* (medicine) The crisis or height of a disease.
* Mature age; full bloom of life.
(Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)
* See also Wikisaurus:apex