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Most favorable or desirable; optimum.

op′ti·mal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.optimally - in an optimal and most desirable way


[ˈɒptɪməlɪ] ADVde manera óptima, óptimamente
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the key processes are clearly identified, well-defined, optimally designed and consistently implemented;
KUWAIT City -- Stressing on the need for working closely for the prosperity of people Asia, Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Tuesday called for optimally harnessing enormous opportunities in Asia in all areas of common interest for the collective good of Asian fraternity.
Influenza vaccination reduces coronary ischemic events in patients with optimally treated coronary artery disease (CAD), according to a report in the June European Heart Journal.
Their modular design is said to enable these machines to be optimally adapted to the process task.
Important daily maintenance tasks assume an even higher priority in these situations if you are to keep the machine running optimally.
Engineers out to improve the performance of cochlear implants have developed a version with sensors that may aid a surgeon in installing the device optimally.
This new product offering is another leg in NetIQ's strategy, Knowledge-Based Service Assurance, which provides customers "with the knowledge that their enterprise is secure, available, performing optimally and also compliant with legal and corporate policies," the company says.
0, which operates optimally on tablet and other pen-enabled computing systems, boasts electronic note delivery, interactive two-way communication, and the ability to deconstruct and then replay teachers' lessons.