Maximum

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(pl. maxima). A feasible point at which the supremum is achieved. (See Weierstrass' Theorem.) An LaTeX: \varepsilon-maximum is within LaTeX: \varepsilon of being a maximum: LaTeX: \textstyle f(x) \ge f^* - \varepsilon, where LaTeX: f^* is the supremum and LaTeX: \varepsilon > 0.


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