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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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Although various measures for understanding, assessing, and improving career decisions have been developed (e.g., Harren, 1979; Xu & Tracey, 2015), these measures do not elucidate the extent to which people maximize for their career decisions.
Maximize Equipment Performance: Dynamic and steady-state constraints can be enforced in the software to maximize equipment performance up to its limits.
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Huawei believes that its three step "Maximizing Network Energy Efficiency" methodology, which includes network efficiency assessment, efficiency improvement and efficiency management, can help operators systematically construct their own green MBB networks and maximize operation profit.
Maximize will look at how progressive operators deftly manage the balance.
Health care consultants maximize their revenue when they help hospitals increase the volume of high-cost cardiac, oncology, and orthopedic procedures.
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"How to Maximize FEMA Funding After a Natural Disaster"is a guide aimed at those in power, concerning how to avoid making such mistakes in the future.
Summary: Service providers are striving to manage costs, maximize revenue and maintain competitiveness in increasingly challenging times.
"Rarely does such a prime piece of residential real estate come to market," said Gutoff, "and rarely does a potential investor have such an excellent opportunity to maximize rental income in a condo market that has temporarily cooled.
By the nature of their portability, such racks are said to allow the user to maximize storage density (like a drive-in or flow rack), or to maximize selectivity (like traditional selective pallet racks), or anything in between, all with the same rack, according to the company.