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pessimal

(ˈpɛsɪməl)
adj
(Environmental Science) ecology having conditions that present the lowest chance of survival for a creature
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Adj.1.pessimal - of an organism's environment; least favorable for survival
worst - (superlative of `bad') most wanting in quality or value or condition; "the worst player on the team"; "the worst weather of the year"
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Fateman, "Pessimal print: A reverse turing test," in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR 2001, pp.
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Question critique, qui aurait a voir aussi avec le temps, le temps optimal et pessimal d'une metaphore, avec le temps que demanderait l'inscription d'une identite ou d'une difference.