Meaning of OPTIMIZE in English

OPTIMIZE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ɒptɪmaɪz ]

( optimizes, optimizing, optimized)

Note: in BRIT, also use 'optimise'

1.

To optimize a plan, system, or machine means to arrange or design it so that it operates as smoothly and efficiently as possible. ( FORMAL )

The new systems have been optimised for running Microsoft Windows.

VERB : V n

2.

To optimize a situation or opportunity means to get as much advantage or benefit from it as you can. ( FORMAL )

What can you do to optimize your family situation?

VERB : V n

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