Hindmost against most important
- positioned closest to your stern or end
- Hindmost; -- opposed to most important.
- Nearest the stern; many aft.
(a. superl.) Hindmost; -- opposed to foremost.
- (a. superl.) Nearest the stern; most aft.
In wheelwork of this kind the contact of each pair of teeth commences at the foremost end of the helical front, and terminates at the aftermost end; and the helix is of such a pitch that the contact of one pair of teeth shall not terminate until that of the next pair has commenced.