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Synonyms for minimize

make small or insignificant

represent as less significant or important

cause to seem less serious

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It's a bit of a hassle to exit the service and then relaunch it again once drivers need to use it, so this "Minimize app" button will come in handy.
Etisalat's diverse international network is designed to minimize the impact of these types of events.
* Minimize the compressed-air pressure used for blowing, and investigate using accumulators to provide the transient volume needed.
"We are encouraging alternative transportation use in order to help minimize pollutants from the construction of the site."
These steps help to minimize the risk companies face during discovery.
In a sense, since he failed to talk out the problem, he instead acted out the problem, through brusque comments, officious treatment towards her, and a tendency to minimize her concerns.
We hypothesized that this undershoot bias was an expression of an underlying tendency to minimize energy while performing motor actions.
The Guide complements FDA's Current Good Manufacturing Practice regulations and provides a framework for identifying and implementing appropriate measures to minimize the risk of microbial contamination during the processing of fresh-cut produce.
Careful monitoring can help mills minimize cost by minimizing chemical use.
X licenses the computer program to Y, rather than directly to each of Y's subsidiaries, because it wishes to (1) centralize its customer relationship with Y and minimize administrative burdens, (2) minimize its exposure to the credit risk and local risk of Y's foreign subsidiaries and (3) protect its rights in the computer program.
The report, entitled Small Business Information Security Readiness, confirms that small businesses' information systems are increasingly vulnerable to attack, and urges the adoption of security technology, proactive policies and stronger vigilance to protect information assets and minimize business risk.
Finally, investigators can try to reduce, or minimize, the heinous nature of the crime so it produces less guilt or shame for the suspect.
To assess CBP's efforts to minimize wait times for international air passengers while ensuring security, this report answers the following questions: (1) What are the wait times at the 20 U.S.
Bernard[R] QTMGuns are designed to minimize held-held welding costs by minimizing downtime.
These systems help minimize the amount of force required to restrain or diffuse any opposition.