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optimize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoptimizeop‧ti‧mize (also optimise British English) /ˈɒptəmaɪz $ ˈɑːp-/ verb [transitive]  EFFECTIVEto improve the way that something is done or used so that it is as effective as possible They need to optimize the use of available resources.→ See Verb table
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optimizeAt the same time the nature of this economy means that processes become impossible to optimize.How is it possible that life writ large could be optimizing conditions for its own uses?a software package that optimizes data storage on your hard diskSo, for instance, a processor could optimize its design for the problem in hand.Dashes indicate deletions to optimize the alignment.They take wheat and optimize the environment for the production of wheat.Cash flows should be managed to optimize the return from cash received and to minimize the cost of finance.
From Longman Business Dictionaryoptimizeop‧ti‧mize /ˈɒptəmaɪzˈɑːp-/ (also optimise British English) verb [transitive] to make the best possible use of something or to do something in the best possible waytechnical specifications designed to optimize the performance of Windows softwareCash flow should be managed tooptimize the return from cash received.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
optimize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyoptimize
he, she, itoptimizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyoptimized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave optimized
he, she, ithas optimized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad optimized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill optimize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have optimized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam optimizing
he, she, itis optimizing
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you, we, theyare optimizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas optimizing
you, we, theywere optimizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been optimizing
he, she, ithas been optimizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been optimizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be optimizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been optimizing
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