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optimal

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adjective op·ti·mal \ˈäp-tə-məl\

Simple Definition of optimal

  • : best or most effective

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of optimal

  1. :  most desirable or satisfactory :  optimum

optimality

play \ˌäp-tə-ˈma-lə-tē\ noun

optimally

play \-mə-lē\ adverb

Examples of optimal in a sentence

  1. He keeps his engine tuned for optimal performance.

  2. Under optimal conditions, these plants grow quite tall.



1890

First Known Use of optimal

1890


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optimal

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adjective op·ti·mal \ˈäp-tə-məl\

Medical Definition of optimal

  1. :  most desirable or satisfactory :  optimum <optimal concentrations of a drug>

optimality

\ˌäp-tə-ˈmal-ət-ē\play noun plural

optimalities

optimally

\-mə-lē\play adverb



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