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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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That means, in addition to profit maximisation, personal and policy preferences are also important factors for determining SEZs' locations.
Anyway, this was my way of making the students think that there was something profoundly wrong with utility maximisation. It is that constraints not only stop us from doing things: they help us develop as human beings.
The services can be contacted on: Benefits Maximisation Service: 0800 028 3697 or 0151 233 3009 or via email: Benefits.Maximisation.Service@liverpool.gov.uk Joe Anderson, Mayor of Liverpool
Parmi les approches privilegiees, on retrouve cette idee recurrente qui consiste a adopter un mecanisme de compensation en vertu duquel l'objectif de maximisation de l'analyse couts/benefices est tempere par l'insertion d'unites supplementaires d'utilite * pour les personnes dont l'etat de sante est defavorable selon les criteres des approches de type QALY.
Dr Morgan said that businesses in the UK had a rich heritage of thinking beyond just profit maximisation.
The Nikira, Moneta and Concilia revenue maximisation products from Subex Azure Limited, a global provider of OSS solutions for telecomms operators, have been selected by the Bahamas Telecommunications Company Limited (BTC), a wireline and wireless operator, to improve its financial performance.
MOLMOT (Maximisation of levy through maximisation of turnover).
He points out that "you don't have to use algebra or calculus to apply profit maximisation in paper P2", but then proceeds to use it.
(1) It also takes for granted the absolute dominance of commercial leisure provision at the time of the First World War, ignoring Gary Cross's argument in Time and Money that the inter-war years saw the key struggle between lifestyles that prioritised the maximisation of free time and the enjoyment of relatively uncommodified leisure, and the maximisation of income together with high levels of consumer spending, a battle that was largely won and lost in the United States and Britain during the 1920s and 1930s.
In a clear practical style, the book shows how to identify opportunities for business development and the maximisation of returns.
(4) Specifically, the study will test the profit maximisation hypothesis in the context of the utilisation level of variable inputs in wheat production, (5) as the central question in the theory of production is whether farm-households strive for profit maximisation.