optimize: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (op'tu-mīz"), [key]
— v., -mized, -miz•ing.
- to make as effective, perfect, or useful as possible.
- to make the best of.
- to write or rewrite (the instructions in a program) so as to maximize efficiency and speed in retrieval, storage, or execution.
- to determine the maximum or minimum values of (a specified function that is subject to certain constraints).
- to be optimistic.
- optimize (Thesaurus)