Definitions for optimization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. optimization, optimisation(noun)

    the act of rendering optimal

    "the simultaneous optimization of growth and profitability"; "in an optimization problem we seek values of the variables that lead to an optimal value of the function that is to be optimized"; "to promote the optimization and diversification of agricultural products"


  1. optimization(Noun)

    the design and operation of a system or process to make it as good as possible in some defined sense

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  1. Anonymous:

    Optimization hinders evolution.

  2. James Roche:

    It's engineering and optimization and working with athletes with equipment so there are a lot of parallels.

  3. Jonathan Whitehead:

    Many E&P firms are looking at financial optimization and rebalancing their debt, future investment and hedging activities. If you are massively in-the-money on your hedges, it might make sense to reset strikes and pay down debt, particularly if you are paying off some of the covenants that are more restrictive.

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