### Definition of Maximization

1. Noun. The mathematical process of finding the maximum value of a function.

2. Noun. The act of raising to the highest possible point or condition or position.
Exact synonyms: Maximation, Maximisation
Generic synonyms: Increase, Step-up
Derivative terms: Maximise, Maximize
Antonyms: Minimization

### Definition of Maximization

1. n. The act or process of increasing to the highest degree.

### Definition of Maximization

1. Noun. The act of raising something to its greatest value or extent. ¹

2. Noun. (mathematics) The process of finding the maximum value of a function. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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### Lexicographical Neighbors of Maximization

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### Literary usage of Maximization

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1. Managing Resources in Erratic Environments: An Analysis of Pastoralist by Nancy McCarthy, Celine Dutilly-Diane (2004)
"... Noncooperation Than under Joint maximization In the following, we let R = OQ(|)A. The maximization problems and first-order conditions for the Af-player ..."

2. Gauge Fields and Cartan-Ehresmann Connections by Robert Hermann (1975)
"CONJUGATE POINTS AND LOCAL maximization OF PROPER-TIME FOR TIME LIKE GEODESICS After this side trip into “convexity,” let us return to the main topic of ..."

3. Getting Started With Sas 9.1 Text Miner by SAS Institute (2004)
"Expectation-maximization Clustering Expectation-maximization clustering performs ... The expectation-maximization clustering technique is a spatial ..."

4. Convex Optimization & Euclidean Distance Geometry by Jon Dattorro (2005)
"C.5.0.2 maximization Any permutation matrix is an orthogonal matrix. Defining a row and column swapping permutation matrix (a reflection matrix, ..."

5. The Works of Jeremy Bentham by Jeremy Bentham, John Bowring (1843)
"maximization of legal responsibility. 6. maximization of moral responsibility. II. ... Application and maximization of the precedential test of appropriate ..."