hy·​per·​ef·​fi·​cient | \ ˌhī-pər-i-ˈfi-shənt How to pronounce hyperefficient (audio) \
variants: or hyper-efficient

Definition of hyperefficient

: extremely efficient hyperefficient employees a hyper-efficient engine The striving for hyperefficient machinery enjoyed its heyday in the late 19th century.— Doug Stewart

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hyperefficiency \ ˌhī-​pər-​i-​ˈfi-​shən-​sē How to pronounce hyperefficient (audio) \ or hyper-efficiency noun
What makes humans human? Is it the pursuit of hyper-efficiency—the 'Silicon Valley' mindset? Or is it irrationality, imperfection and doubt—traits beyond the reach of any non-biological entity? — Maciej Kuziemski
hyperefficiently or hyper-efficiently adverb
Peterffy created a system that could route orders to the destination offering the best prices, allowing his traders to make tighter markets while instantaneously and hyperefficiently hedging their risk. — Suzanne McGee

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1908, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperefficient.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperefficient. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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