One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Relating to, concerned with, or depending on maximum and minimum values; specifically = "minimax".
The smallest of a set of maxima; a minimax strategy or value.
1940s; earliest use found in John Von Neumann (1903–1957), mathematician and physicist. From min- + max-, in specific use after German Min Max.
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