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maximize

A feature of a graphics-based operating system that enlarges the window to the size of the screen. Contrast with minimize. See Win Maximize windows.


Maximize Buttons
The maximize button in Windows is the middle button with the square. In the Mac, the green plus sign (+) is officially the "zoom button," and it expands the window to a pre-set size, not the entire screen. With apps such as iTunes, clicking zoom may switch to mini mode with only playback buttons.
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This makes it possible for a firm to determine how much it is being paid to take different types of risk, and to decide whether and how it should alter the composition and magnitude of its total risk so as to maximize its value.
In fact, this scenario is no different from the case in which both firms are run to maximize profits, and the socially conscious investors get together on their own to fund some worthy cause, except for the tax benefits, as Friedman mentioned, and the costs of the investors getting together to agree upon where to donate their money.
Group 1 Software helps over 3,000 organizations maximize the value of customer data to improve profitability, increase effectiveness, and strengthen customer relationships, through consolidating, cleansing and enriching corporate data, and generating personalized business documents for multi-channel delivery, customer care and efficient business processing.
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4 is an example of our commitment to extending test capabilities that maximize capital equipment investment for our customers," said Tom Newsom, vice president of Agilent Technologies and general manager of Agilent's SOC Business Unit.
We end up with a comprehensive history of our communications and student responses to our campaigns, which gives us the opportunity to analyze and maximize our return on investment.
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The TF30 Self-adjusting Automated Tray Feeder further improves machine productivity and maximizes flexibility by accommodating a wide variety of sizes and variations of matrix trays from Motorola, NEC, Mitsubishi, Sharp, Hitachi, Toshiba and many other manufacturers.
Built to address the business challenges facing today's contact center, the TSP500 maximizes agent productivity, increases operational efficiencies, and lowers operating costs while meeting both federal and state compliance requirements.