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optimal

(mathematics)
Describes a solution to a problem which minimises some cost function. Linear programming is one technique used to discover the optimal solution to certain problems.

optimal

(programming)
Of code: best or most efficient in time, space or code size.
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The same two molds used for the aluminum pouring studies were then sand blasted and coated with a new application of boron nitride at optimal conditions for magnesium.
It is the contention of this paper that what is optimal is relative.
Understanding why important economic indicators such as unemployment, output, and inflation gradually rise and fall over the business cycle is of central importance to many macroeconomic issues, including the optimal conduct of monetary policy.
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Turning now to another matter, in the special case of a firm operating at its shut-down point, the optimal mark-up/mark-down, respectively, will result in the firm being just able to cover its Total Variable Cost (TVC); a graphical description of these similar situations is offered in Figures 1a and 1b.
The authors point out that they approach the task differently from some recent papers that have combined optimal monetary and fiscal policy with sticky prices.
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