max·i·mize verb \ˈmak-sə-ˌmīz\
: to increase (something) as much as possible : to increase (something) to a maximum
: to use (something) in a way that will get the best result
computers : to make (a program's window) very large : to make (a program's window) fill the screen of a computer
: to find a maximum value of
Examples of MAXIMIZE
- I rearranged the furniture to maximize the space in my small apartment.
- This program will teach you how to maximize your strengths while minimizing your weaknesses.
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