Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: minimization  ,mi-ni-mu'zey-shun [N. Amer], ,mi-ni-mI'zey-shun [Brit]
  1. The act of reducing something to the least possible amount, degree or position
    - minimisation [Brit]

Derived forms: minimizations

Type of: decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down

Antonym: maximization

Encyclopedia: Minimization