optimum


op·ti·mum

noun \ˈäp-tə-məm\
plural op·ti·ma \-mə\ also op·ti·mums

Definition of OPTIMUM

1
: the amount or degree of something that is most favorable to some end; especially : the most favorable condition for the growth and reproduction of an organism
2
: greatest degree attained or attainable under implied or specified conditions
optimum adjective

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