• WordNet 3.6
    • v optimise act as an optimist and take a sunny view of the world
    • v optimise modify to achieve maximum efficiency in storage capacity or time or cost "optimize a computer program"
    • v optimise make optimal; get the most out of; use best "optimize your resources"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • optimise See optimize.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Optimise to take the most hopeful view of anything
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. optimus, best.


In news:

Liverpool-based ADLIB Audio has undergone a management restructuring exercise designed to optimise the administrative efficiency of the ADLIB group.
Our approach is a direct policy search that attempts to optimise a parameterised policy using gradient ascent.
NEW plants could be built in Singapore downstream of Shell Chemicals plans for optimising high-purity ethylene oxide (EO) production in the city state, the blog was told recently by a senior Shell Chemicals executive.
They list several helpful approaches, such as optimising the available infrastructure and building skills of the inactive .
For true freeze-drying cycle optimisation , information on the maximum allowable product temperature during primary drying is required.
PHOENIX, Oct 24 – Honeywell today announced a $2.7-million agreement to provide its Da Vinci Quality Control System (QCS), Quality OptiMiser and Web Inspection System for Mexico's top specialty paper manufacturer.
How can it manage them in a way that will optimise its performance.
Search Engine Marketing is not everybody's cup of tea particularly then when you have no idea on what Search Engine Optimisation is and how this can be played with to bring the entire results in your favour.
The survey found that corrugated packaging is leading the way as a tool for optimising the appearance and performance of a variety of branded products.
Lamp and reflector technology on the E2C is designed to provide optimised cure on a wide range of inks including base white, screen, black and food compliant formulations.
The increase has been achieved through system-wide optimisations as well as some minor modifications.
Installation was completed using Dirac Live room optimisation technology to ensure optimum sound clarity was achieved for Globus' theatre.
One is designing a network that is actually capable of being reliable while not compromising the need to optimise for lowest cost.
The knife employs the Optimiser Assist Mechanism, and features a drop-point blade with ambidextrous thumb studs.
It's making a special pitch, and teaching how to best buy ads, use offers, optimise the timeline, and create sponsored stories.

In science:

Each factor (square) represents an interaction and each bit (circle) denotes a dynamical variable τk which is to be optimised given the topology and observable values.
Randomness and metastability in CDMA paradigms
The problem is that local search based optimisation appears insufficient.
Randomness and metastability in CDMA paradigms
The beam is optimised for producing a maximum number of CC ντ interactions in OPERA.
Atmospheric neutrino and Long Baseline neutrino experiments
The visible waveband is split by a dichroic at around 600 nm and feeds two essentially similar spectrographs, with red and blue optimised detectors respectively.
R Coronae Borealis stars in the Galactic Bulge discovered by EROS-2
We are free to choose α within its range to optimise the bound.
Random Quantum Circuits are Approximate 2-designs