maximisation

Primary Meanings of maximisation

1.
n
the act of raising to the highest possible point or condition or position
2.
n
the mathematical process of finding the maximum value of a function
Full Definitions of maximisation
1

n the act of raising to the highest possible point or condition or position

Synonyms:
maximation, maximization
Antonyms:
minimisation, minimization
the act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position
Type of:
increase, step-up
the act of increasing something
2

n the mathematical process of finding the maximum value of a function

Synonyms:
maximization
Type of:
mathematical operation, mathematical process, operation
(mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods

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