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English definition of “maximize”


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