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Synonyms for minimization

the act of reducing something to the least possible amount or degree or position

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While a risk minimization hedging strategy is computed directly from the original process (4), delta hedging is computed from a risk adjusted value of the option.
In addition to risk minimization action plans, the guidances address "Premarketing Risk Assessment" and "Good Pharmaco-vigilance Practices & Pharmaco-epidemiologic Assessment.
Nonetheless, we do agree that not all activities resulting in tax minimization are appropriate for a client's auditor, and some could implicate the auditor's independence.
Holistic concepts like sustainability, energy efficiency and waste minimization are incorporated into our decision-making processes.
Since 1984, under RCRA amendments passed by Congress, facilities that generate hazardous waste are required to have a waste minimization "program in place.
Figure 6, page 20, is a sample score sheet for the Patient Risk Minimization Parameter.
This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of sludge minimization and reuse with a focus on process fundamentals, feasibility, and cost evaluation.
Philips Lighting has demonstrated its industry leadership by undertaking waste minimization as a company-wide initiative across all of its production facilities," said U.
Astute interviewers use rationalization, projection, and minimization to remove barriers to obtaining confessions.
Proponents of multiple-bed dryers claim two key benefits: minimization of temperature spikes (particularly crucial when drying materials at less than 160 F) and minimization of dewpoint variations after bed changes.
Goal #4-Prevent mandatory waste minimization programs that limit flexibility in the production process.
This free-energy minimization method has been successfully applied to metals equilibrium calculations for pulp slurries.
This case represented a number of firsts: the first time a wiretap had ever targeted an unknown subject on a computer network, the first time the minimization process had been automated, and the first time a military criminal investigative organization had investigated such a case.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Paper Company's Away-From-Home Business has received the 1994 Pennsylvania Governor's Waste Minimization Award for its effort to reduce waste through its R(superscript 3) (reduce-recycle-replant) program and its effort to educate businesses about the importance of source reduction and using personal care paper products with post-consumer materials.