maximization
noun see maximize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Maximization — or maximisation can refer to: Maximization in the sense of exaggeration Entropy maximization Maximization (economics) Profit maximization Utility maximization problem Budget maximizing model Shareholder value maximization Optimization… …   Wikipedia

  • Maximization — Max i*mi*za tion, n. The act or process of increasing to the highest degree. Bentham. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maximization — 1802, noun of action from MAXIMIZE (Cf. maximize) …   Etymology dictionary

  • maximization — maximize max‧i‧mize [ˈmæksmaɪz] also maximise verb [transitive] 1. to increase something such as profit or income as much as possible: • The company s main function is to maximize profit. maximization also maximisat …   Financial and business terms

  • maximization — noun Maximization is used after these nouns: ↑profit …   Collocations dictionary

  • maximization — maksimizavimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. maximization vok. Maximierung, f rus. максимация, f pranc. maximisation, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • maximization — maximize (also maximise) ► VERB 1) make as great or large as possible. 2) make the best use of. DERIVATIVES maximization noun maximizer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • maximization — See maximize. * * * …   Universalium

  • maximization — noun a) The act of raising something to its greatest value or extent. b) The process of finding the maximum value of a function …   Wiktionary

  • maximization — mæksɪmaɪ zeɪʃn n. increase of the greatest amount or degree, largest possible magnification …   English contemporary dictionary

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