# linear programming

linear programming

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- (mathematics) the branch of mathematics concerned with the minimization or maximization of a linear function of several variables and inequalities; used in many branches of industry to minimize costs or maximize production

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## linear programming - Computer Definition

A mathematical technique used to obtain an optimum solution in resource allocation problems, such as production planning.

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