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maximin

(ˈmæksɪˌmɪn)
n
1. (Mathematics) maths the highest of a set of minimum values
2. (Mathematics) (in game theory, etc) the procedure of choosing the strategy that most benefits the least advantaged member of a group. Compare minimax
[C20: from maxi(mum) + min(imum)]
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Juster has published eight books of poetry and translated poetry, including Saint Aldhelm's Riddles (University of Toronto Press) and The Elegies of Maximianus (University of Pennsylvania Press).
It features 53 settings for four voices of Latin texts written by a number of authors whose works were among the pillars of humanist education (Virgil, Ovid, Petrus Hispanus, Maximianus, etc.) and texts compiled in a variety of the then popular anthologies of poems or proverbs (Carmina proverbalia, Anthologia latina, Proverbia dicteria) in the madrigal style.
Gabriele Zerbi's Gerontocomia (1489) describes how "the strength of old people likewise ebbs away and their bodies grow heavy with cold." (6) These texts account also for difficulties with visual perception, as described in Maximianus's Elegies specifically in relation to reading and writing: "If I read books, the letters split in two | the page I knew seems larger than it was." (7)
Severus 3736 = 14, 17 Hostilianus 3735 = 14, 16 Decius 3833 = 14, 316 Claudius II 4102 = 14, 929 Carus 4103 = 14, 930 Carinus 3835 = 14, 318 4104 = 14, 932 Maximianus 4108 = 14, 944 Clorus 4106 = 14, 942 Constantinus CIL II = [II.sup.2] clm.
It was also stipulated that 'a consanguineous relationship is not instituted by deed but by birth or solemn adoption' (Diocletian and Maximianus, Codi 4, 19, 13).
Valerius Maximianus, praepositus orae gentium Ponti Polemoniani during the Parthian war of 161-166, is also not explicitly credited with a naval command, but his assignment more likely concerned logistics and supply than controlling the natives.
On another page of the same manuscript, likely produced in Constantinople for an imperial patron, Saint Mark sits on a throne the back of which curves up and around him, recalling the actual throne of Bishop Maximianus of Ravenna from the middle years of the same century (fig.
"It was generally believed that Romuliana, the place where Roman emperor Caius Valerius Galerius Maximianus (297-311) was born, was a village," said Bora Dimitrijevic, the director from the museum in Zajecar.
Inscriptions record the names of 17 top officers, including the commander from the 230s Flavius Maximianus, who was a former member of the Praetorian Guard.