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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position.

Usage examples (32)
  • Error minimization is a critical point in my view and fertile ground for future blogging.
  • Error minimization is the subject; how good is the genetic code at minimizing some error function (cost, objective, or fitness function, or whatever ya wanna call it).
  • TOOBIN: There's a process called minimization that the cops are supposed to do.
  • Data minimization: is your data really necessary? for more
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