optimum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin, neuter of Latin optimus (best, very good), from the root or in ops (work), omnis (all).

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Noun[edit]

optimum (plural optima or optimums)

  1. The best or most favorable condition, or the greatest amount or degree possible under specific sets of comparable circumstances.

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Adjective[edit]

optimum

  1. best or most advantageous; surpassing all others

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External links[edit]

  • optimum in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • optimum” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).
  • optimum at OneLook Dictionary Search

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Noun[edit]

optimum n

  1. optimum

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optimum

  1. accusative masculine singular of optimus
  2. nominative neuter singular of optimus
  3. accusative neuter singular of optimus
  4. vocative neuter singular of optimus