[ op-tuh-muh-lee ]

  1. in the way or to the degree that is most favorable or desirable; in the best way: A regular eye test will reveal signs of eye strain and disease, and ensure that the visual system is functioning optimally.

  2. ideally; preferably: Optimally no editing should be necessary, but checking the files is recommended regardless.This video game is optimally played with friends rather than solo or with random partners.

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