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optimize

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Etymology

(1844) back-formation from optimist.

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to optimize

Third person singular
optimiz

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to optimize (third-person singular simple present optimiz, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To act optimistically or as an optimist.
  2. (intransitive) To become optimal.
  3. (transitive) To make (something) optimal.
  4. (transitive) To make (something) more efficient, such as a computer program.

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