What Does Optimal Mean?

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In mathematics, optimal describes that solution to a problem which minimises some cost function. It refers to the best way and often the quickest or most efficient solution to a problem.
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op·ti·mal
[op-tuh-muhl]
ADJECTIVE
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Optimal, or optimum, means that something is favorable or desired. If conditions or an item are perfectly fit for something, they are optimal.
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