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  • n. Alternative spelling of optimization.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of rendering optimal


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  • However, as David Ricardo observed almost 200 years ago, economic optimisation is about comparative advantage.

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  • If search is personalised according to your browsing habits, SEO becomes an act of personal tailoring, rather than keyword optimisation. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • For both Facebook and Twitter, it is pretty obvious that the optimisation is a great leap forward in usage of these apps via the family TV, so much better than simply using the Opera browser through the Nintendo Wii for example.

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  • After paying almost a 1000 dollars for keyword optimisation from an independant specialist.

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  • As the book points out a bit further on, Clojure doesn't perform automatic tail call optimisation so we end up with a stack overflow exception if we run the function with a big enough input value.

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  • Discuss Title tag optimisation in the Google Optimization forum on SEO Chat.


  • While we refer to this as 'optimisation', we understand that this term can make the process sound more difficult than it really is.

    Optimisation Essentials (Part I)

  • We caught up with Ivan Heneghan, a Dublin-based AdSense optimisation specialist, to learn how 'optimisation' differs from 'optimization'.

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  • In this framework, mathematical models still play an important but less ambitious role than traditional optimisation, that is the one of guaranteeing consistency between assumptions used and results obtained.”

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  • The Coalition had allocated most early funding to its "optimisation" of existing DSL infrastructure, particularly upgrades of RIMs and pair gain systems.

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