Definition of max-min in English:

max-min

adjective

  • That depends on, relates to, or is concerned with maximum and minimum values; specifically = "maximin".

noun

  • The largest of a set of minima; a maximin strategy or value.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Bell System Technical Journal. From max- + min-, after Min-Max or German Max Min.

Pronunciation

max-min

/ˈmaksˌmɪn/