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Translation of "minimize" - English-Japanese dictionary

minimize

verb ( present participle minimizing, past tense and past participle minimized) ( UK usually -ise)   /ˈmɪn·ɪ·maɪz/
to make something that is unpleasant as small as possible (よくないこと)を最小限にする We try to minimize the risk of accidents.
to make something small on a computer screen (コンピュータ)ウィンドーを最小化する Minimize the window by clicking in the corner.
(Definition of minimize from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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