[ adjective ] in accord with the most fashionable ideas or style
"wears only the latest style" "the last thing in swimwear" "knows the newest dances" "up-to-date technology"
Used in print(Jack Kaplan, "The Health Machine Menace: Therapy by...)
He milks the latest scientific advances , translating them into his own special Buck_Rogers vocabulary to huckster his fake machines as a cure-all for everything from hay_fever to sexual impotence and cancer .(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)
It is merely the latest example of the leapfrog growth which formed the pattern of virtually all American cities .(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)
By odd coincidence , on the evening of her return Shelley chose to read Parisina , which was the latest of the titled poet 's successes .(Leo Lemon, "Catch Up With" and "Something to...)
The latest and , significantly , greatest fruit of_this theatrical vine is The , an adaptation of Basho 's classic frog haiku by Roger_Entwhistle , a former University_of_Maryland chemistry instructor .
[ adjective ] up to the immediate present; most recent or most up-to-date
"the news is up-to-the-minute" "the very latest scientific discoveries"
Used in print(1961 Research Highlights of the National Bureau of...)
The results of the study , based on collision integrals computed from the latest critically evaluated data on intermolecular forces in air , will be reported in the form of a table of viscosity , thermal conductivity , thermal diffusion , and diffusion coefficients at temperatures of 1000 to 10000 * * f and of logarithm of pressure in atmospheres from * * f to * * f times normal density .(87th Congress, 1st Session. Congressional Record....)
Mr._Speaker , in my latest newsletter to my constituents I urged the imposition of a naval_blockade of Cuba as the only effective method of preventing continued Soviet armaments from coming into the Western_Hemisphere in violation of the Monroe_Doctrine .(Committee for Economic Development, Distressed...)
The latest major change in this program was introduced by the National_Defense_Education_Act of 1958 , Title 8 , of which amended the George-Barden_Act .