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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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Loeb's plan is to oversee a true and complete value maximizing process by working productively with the Company's advisors to analyze a range of alternatives to fully maximize all of MOSAID'S assets for the benefit of all shareholders.
TechniCon enjoys the tremendous sales advantage that Glance provides to small-to-medium sized businesses, maximizing sales with minimal cost," commented Rich Baker, chief executive officer of Glance.
TRAX also will gather hundreds of pharmaceutical executives, key decision makers, and business process owners together to hear case studies, identify various tools and technologies, and identify and evaluate strategies for securing the supply chain and maximizing its efficiency.
With the post-World War II generation of entrepreneurs and business owners now in the process of transferring these businesses from one generation to the next, the need for professional advisory services to assist in maximizing the value of these companies is extraordinarily high.
The Internosis and Quest team is a strong option for any enterprise committed to maximizing the return on investment in Microsoft solutions," said Robert Stalick, CEO, Internosis.
With the magnitude of money involved in repatriation efforts and companies interested in maximizing the new domestic manufacturers' deduction the effect on corporate income tax at the state level will also be significant.