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Maximize



maximize, maximise    vt memaksimumkan: the government must ~ educational opportunities for all, kerajaan mesti memaksimumkan peluang pendidikan utk semua orang; to ~ profits, memaksimumkan keuntungan.    Kamus Inggeris-Melayu Dewan

max·i·mize
 (mks-mz)
tr.v. max·i·mized, max·i·miz·ing, max·i·miz·es
1. To increase or make as great as possible: "the ideal of maximizing opportunity through the equalizing of educational opportunity" (Robert J. Havighurst).
2. To assign the highest possible importance to.
3. Mathematics To find the largest value of (a function).

maxi·mi·zation (-m-zshn) n.
maxi·mizer n.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.


maximize or -ise
Verb
[-izing, -ized] or -ising, -ised to make as high or great as possible; increase to a maximum
maximization
-isation n

Collins Essential English Dictionary 2nd Edition 2006 © HarperCollins Publishers 2004, 2006

ThesaurusLegend:  Synonyms Related Words Antonyms
Verb1.maximize - make as big or large as possible; "Maximize your profits!"
increase - make bigger or more; "The boss finally increased her salary"; "The university increased the number of students it admitted"
minimize, minimise - make small or insignificant; "Let's minimize the risk"

2.maximize - make the most of; "He maximized his role"
exploit, tap - draw from; make good use of; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"

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