minimisation
minimisation minimisation n. minimization. [Chiefly Brit.] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • minimisation — ● minimisation nom féminin Action de minimiser ; fait d être minimisé. minimisation n. f. Action de minimiser. minimisation [minimizɑsjɔ̃] n. f. ÉTYM. 1845, Bescherelle; de minimiser, et ation. ❖ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Minimisation — or minimization may refer to: The opposite of maximisation The opposite of magnification Minimisation (clinical trials) Minification (programming) Structural risk minimization In psychology: Minimisation is a defense mechanism In mathematics:… …   Wikipedia

  • Minimisation — Optimisation (mathématiques) En mathématiques, l optimisation est l’étude des problèmes qui sont de la forme : Étant donné : une fonction d’un ensemble A dans l ensemble des nombre réels Rechercher : un élément x0 de A tel que pour …   Wikipédia en Français

  • minimisation — minimizacija statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. minimization vok. Minimierung, f rus. минимизация, f pranc. minimisation, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • minimisation — minimizacija statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. minimization; minimizing vok. Minimalisierung, f; Minimierung, f rus. минимизация, f pranc. minimisation, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • minimisation — minimizavimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. minimization; minimizing vok. Minimalisierung, f; Minimierung, f rus. минимизация, f pranc. minimisation, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • minimisation — mɪnɪmÉ™ zeɪʃn / maɪ z n. reduction, decreasing, making as small as possible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • minimisation — noun the act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position • Syn: ↑minimization • Ant: ↑maximization (for: ↑minimization) • Derivationally related forms: ↑minimise, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Minimisation (clinical trials) — Minimisation is a method of adaptive stratified sampling that is used in clinical trials, as described by Pocock and Simon.[1][2] The aim of minimisation is to minimise the imbalance between the number of patients in each treatment group over a… …   Wikipedia

  • Minimisation (psychology) — For other uses, see Minimisation. Minification redirects here. For the programming technique, see Minification (programming). Minimisation is a type of deception[1] involving denial coupled with rationalisation in situations where complete denial …   Wikipedia

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