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u·til·ize

 (yo͞ot′l-īz′)
tr.v. u·til·ized, u·til·iz·ing, u·til·iz·es
To put to use, especially to make profitable or effective use of: an approach to the problem that utilizes the latest research; how plants utilize nutrients to produce seeds.

[French utiliser, from Italian utilizzare, from utile, useful, from Latin ūtilis, from ūtī, to use.]

u′til·iz′a·ble adj.
u′til·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
u′til·iz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.utilization - the act of usingutilization - the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"
practice - the exercise of a profession; "the practice of the law"; "I took over his practice when he retired"
play - utilization or exercise; "the play of the imagination"
misuse, abuse - improper or excessive use; "alcohol abuse"; "the abuse of public funds"
exploitation, development - the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful; "the development of Alaskan resources"; "the exploitation of copper deposits"
recycling - the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products
application, practical application - the act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose; "he advocated the application of statistics to the problem"; "a novel application of electronics to medical diagnosis"
2.utilization - the state of having been made use ofutilization - the state of having been made use of; "the rate of utilization"
state - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"

utilization

noun
1. The act of putting into play:
2. The condition of being put to use:
Translations
použití
anvendelse
kihasználás
nÿting
kullanmayararlanma

utilization

[ˌjuːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nutilización f

utilization

[ˌjuːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] utilisation (British) nutilisation f

utilization

nVerwendung f; (of situation, time)Ausnutzung f; (of opportunity, talent)Nutzung f; (of materials, resources)Verwertung f

utilization

[ˌjuːtɪlaɪˈzeɪʃn] nutilizzazione f

utilize,

utilise

(ˈjuːtilaiz) verb
to find a useful purpose for (something). The extra money is being utilized to buy books for the school library.
ˌutiliˈzation, ˌutiliˈsation noun
References in classic literature ?
Should necessity require, Tarzan could face Numa in battle, although he was not so egotistical as to think that he could best a full-grown lion in mortal combat other than through accident or the utilization of the cunning of his superior man-mind.
Today, ISVs provide performance and prediction software that enables companies to plan for the balancing of workloads, response times and system resource utilization with business and IT HW resource changes.
Know and document the physical aspects of your asset inventory including software licenses, asset purchase dates, cost, owner, server/desktop identity, etc., in order to better understand the performance utilization of underlying assets.