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Meaning of "suboptimal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUBOPTIMAL

suboptimal  [sʌbˈɒptɪməl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUBOPTIMAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Suboptimal is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SUBOPTIMAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of suboptimal in the English dictionary

The definition of suboptimal in the dictionary is not as good as possible, not quite optimal.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUBOPTIMAL


animal
ˈænɪməl
decimal
ˈdɛsɪməl
epididymal
ˌepɪˈdɪdɪməl
hexadecimal
ˌhɛksəˈdɛsɪməl
infinitesimal
ˌɪnfɪnɪˈtɛsɪməl
intimal
ˈɪntɪməl
maximal
ˈmæksɪməl
mesenchymal
mesˈeŋkɪməl
minimal
ˈmɪnɪməl
nonoptimal
ˌnɒnˈɒptɪməl
optimal
ˈɒptɪməl
parenchymal
pəˈrɛŋkɪməl
primal
ˈpraɪməl
proximal
ˈprɒksɪməl
ramal
ˈreɪməl
schimmel
ˈʃɪməl
septimal
ˈsɛptɪməl
sexagesimal
ˌsɛksəˈdʒɛsɪməl
simul
ˈsɪməl
submaximal
sʌbˈmæksɪməl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUBOPTIMAL

suboceanic
suboctave
suboctuple
subocular
suboffice
subofficer
subopercula
subopercular
suboperculum
suboptic
suboptimisation
suboptimise
suboptimization
suboptimize
suboptimum
suboral
suborbicular
suborbital
suborder
subordinal

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUBOPTIMAL

approximal
binary-coded decimal
centesimal
companion animal
duodecimal
farm animal
interproximal
isocheimal
millesimal
nonagesimal
pack animal
party animal
pessimal
planetesimal
quinquagesimal
recurring decimal
repeating decimal
stuffed animal
subminimal
vigesimal

Synonyms and antonyms of suboptimal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «suboptimal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUBOPTIMAL

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Translator English - Chinese

次优
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

subóptima
570 millions of speakers

English

suboptimal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

suboptimal
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

دون المستوى الأمثل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

неоптимальным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

abaixo do ideal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দরুণ পর্যাপ্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sous-optimale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Suboptimal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

suboptimal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

次善の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

최적
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Suboptimal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tối ưu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பொருத்தமற்ற
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उपडोथ्या
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

suboptimal
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

subottimale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

optymalna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

неоптимальним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

suboptimală
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αναντίστοιχο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

suboptimale
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

suboptimal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

suboptimal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of suboptimal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBOPTIMAL»

The term «suboptimal» is quite widely used and occupies the 42.937 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about suboptimal

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUBOPTIMAL»

Discover the use of suboptimal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to suboptimal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Theory of Suboptimal Decisions: Decomposition and Aggregation
Therefore, this book can be recommended to everybody interested in mathematical systems analysis.' Operating Research 36:6 1992
A.A. Pervozvanskii, V.G. Gaitsgori, 1988
2
Efficient Suboptimal Algorithms for Integer Linear ...
The paper presents and evaluates some new suboptimal algorithms for the pure integer linear programming problem having only inequality constraints.
Frederick S. Hillier, 1966
3
Limits of Legality: The Ethics of Lawless Judging
Suboptimal-but-permissible-result and impermissible-result cases, collectively, are suboptimal-result cases. An optimal-result case is one in which the law authorizes the judge to reach a result that would otherwise be morally optimal, all things ...
Jeffrey Brand-Ballard, 2010
4
Suboptimal Congestion Control Laws for TCP-RED Dynamics in ...
Key Words: Feedback Control, Real time Control, RED, Dynamic Model, TCP, AQM.
Xuhua Ouyang, 2007
5
A Performance Comparison of Suboptimal Receivers Used in ...
In this thesis, the performances of the selective Rake receiver, the transmitted reference (TR) receiver and the differential detection receiver used in impulse radio ultra-wideband (IR-UWB) systems are evaluated and compared through ...
Huiling Gong, Dalhousie University. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Electrical Engineering Program, 2007
6
Innovation and Industry Evolution
Building on his 1964, 1976, and 1979 studies on the extent of suboptimal scale plants and firms in industrial markets, Leonard Weiss in 1991 concluded that, "In most industries the great majority of firms is suboptimal. In a typical industry there  ...
David B. Audretsch, 1995
7
Nonlinear Suboptimal and Adaptive Pectoral Fin Control of ...
We consider the suboptimal dive plane control of AUVs using the state-dependent Riccati equation (SDRE) technique.
Mugdha S. Naik, 2007
8
Optimal Thinking: How to Be Your Best Self
Suboptimal Voices The negative suboptimal voice is heard in criticism, judgment, attack, slander, harm, hurt, disadvantage, frustration, failure, fault—finding, destruction, tragedy, inferiority, weakness, loss, hopelessness, injury, aggravation.
Rosalene Glickman, 2002
9
Handbook of Maize: Its Biology: Its Biology
Suboptimal growthtemperatureresults in a decreasebothin the capacityandefficiency ofphotosynthesis (Nieet al., 1992), especiallyin chillsensitive genotypes(Fracheboud et al., 1999). The weaker photosynthetic performance persists if ...
Jeff L. Bennetzen, Sarah C. Hake, 2008
10
A Compendium of Neuropsychological Tests: Administration, ...
]6. Assessment. of. Response. Bias. and. Suboptimal. Performance. DEFINITION AND CRITERIA Neuropsychologists are frequently asked to evaluate the nature and severity of deficits in examinees about whom secondary gain is an issue, ...
Esther Strauss, Elisabeth M. S. Sherman, Otfried Spreen, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUBOPTIMAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term suboptimal is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Google Search Console Warnings Issued For Blocking JavaScript …
It then explains that blocking these assets can lead to “suboptimal rankings” in Google because Google cannot fully understand your Web site. The warning ... «Search Engine Land, Jul 15»
2
Chlorhexidine bathing suboptimal in ICU
Preoperative and daily bathing with chlorhexidine of patients in an intensive care unit appeared inadequate, but could be improved through education and ... «Healio, Jun 15»
3
Medication Adherence Suboptimal During Migraine Attacks
Triptans, or other migraine-specific medications, are considered the best first-line defense against migraine attacks. However, Robert A. Nicholson, PhD, LCP, ... «Neurology Advisor, Jun 15»
4
Patient Beliefs Tied to Suboptimal Adherence to CML Medications
Suboptimal adherence is common and adversely affects clinical outcomes and healthcare costs,” wrote study authors led by Joanne S. Buzaglo, PhD, of Cancer ... «Cancer Network, Jun 15»
5
LeBron Was Tremendous in Game 1, But the End of Regulation Was …
A long step-back jumper over the outstretched arms of Iguodala is suboptimal compared to all of that. And yet Shumpert's rebound nearly went in! Sigh. «The Big Lead, Jun 15»
6
Many patients report suboptimal adherence to medications after …
As early as 6 weeks after acute MI, nearly 30% of patients report moderate or low adherence to medications, which is potentially linked to increased risk for ... «Healio, Jun 15»
7
Non-Dialysis CKD-MBD Care Suboptimal
Therapeutic inertia was 34% at 6 months. It was defined as lack of prescriptions despite hyperphosphatemia, hypocalcemia, and/or hyperparathyroidism. «Renal and Urology News, May 15»
8
Public Release: 28-Apr-2015 Study allays concerns that …
Public Release: 28-Apr-2015 Study allays concerns that cardiothoracic physicians-in-training provide suboptimal care. Similar outcomes seen when CABG ... «EurekAlert, Apr 15»
9
Guidelines address 'suboptimal' gout management
Published in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, the guidelines address what the panel says is “often suboptimal” management of the condition, ... «6minutes, Apr 15»
10
Flu Shot Rates Suboptimal in High-Risk Kids
“Our research shows that influenza vaccination in children with NNDDs is comparable to vaccination in healthy children—but both rates are suboptimal,” said ... «Pharmacy Times, Apr 15»

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