maximizing
maximizing maximizing adj. Making as great as possible; increasing tothe highest degree. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • maximizing — index cumulative (intensifying) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • maximizing — increasing increasing adj. 1. becoming greater or larger; as, increasing prices. [Narrower terms: {accretionary ; {augmenting, augmentative, building ; {expanding ; {flared, flaring ; {growing ; {incorporative ; {lengthening ; {maximizing ;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maximizing — maximize (Amer.) max·i·mize || mæksɪmaɪz v. increase to the greatest amount or degree, magnify as much as possible; make the most of; make best use of something; (Computers) enlarge a window to the maximum size in a graphical user interface… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • maximizing — adjective making as great as possible • Syn: ↑maximising • Similar to: ↑increasing …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Fuel economy-maximizing behaviors — (also known as green driving) describe techniques that drivers can use to optimize their automobile fuel economy. The energy in fuel consumed in driving is lost in many ways, including engine inefficiency, aerodynamic drag, rolling friction, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Budget-maximizing model — is an influential new stream of public choice theory and rational choice analysis in public administration inaugurated by William Niskanen, in 1971. It argued that rational bureaucrats will always and everywhere seek to increase their budgets in… …   Wikipedia

  • profit-maximizing — increasing increasing adj. 1. becoming greater or larger; as, increasing prices. [Narrower terms: {accretionary ; {augmenting, augmentative, building ; {expanding ; {flared, flaring ; {growing ; {incorporative ; {lengthening ; {maximizing ;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • profit-maximizing — adjective making the profit as great as possible (Freq. 2) the profit maximizing price • Syn: ↑profit maximising • Similar to: ↑increasing …   Useful english dictionary

  • MOMB — Maximizing Opportunities/Minimizing Barriers (Community » Educational) …   Abbreviations dictionary

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