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English definition of “maximize”

maximize

verb [T]    /ˈmæk·səˌmɑɪz/
to make something as great in amount, size, or importance as possible: Most people try to maximize their gains and minimize their losses. maximization  /ˌmæk·sə·məˈzeɪ·ʃən/ noun [C/U]
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