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Definition of Efficient

Efficient
Efficient Ef*fi"cient, a. [L. efficiens, -entis, p. pr. of efficere to effect: cf. F. efficient. See Effect, n.] Causing effects; producing results; that makes the effect to be what it is; actively operative; not inactive, slack, or incapable; characterized by energetic and useful activity; as, an efficient officer, power. The efficient cause is the working cause. --Wilson. Syn: Effective; effectual; competent; able; capable; material; potent.
Efficient
Efficient Ef*fi"cient, n. An efficient cause; a prime mover. God . . . moveth mere natural agents as an efficient only. --Hooker.

Meaning of Efficient from wikipedia

- showing that a portfolio is not efficient Efficiency (mechanical) Efficiency (network science), a measure of how efficiently a network exchanges information...
- modern portfolio theory, the efficient frontier (or portfolio frontier) is an investment portfolio which occupies the "efficient" parts of the risk–return...
- The efficient-market hypothesis (EMH) is a hypothesis in financial economics that states that ****et prices reflect all available information. A direct...
- possible Pareto improvement. A situation is called Pareto optimal or Pareto efficient if no change could lead to improved satisfaction for some agent without...
- analysis of change or movement in nature: the material, the formal, the efficient, and the final. Aristotle wrote that "we do not have knowledge of a thing...
- Efficient energy use, sometimes simply called energy efficiency, is the goal to reduce the amount of energy required to provide products and services...
- competitors in its segment combined. First introduced as the Concept Vision EfficientDynamics, the i8 was part of BMW's "Project i" and was marketed as a new...
- application of processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building's life-cycle: from planning to design, construction...
- Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, commonly referred to as BMW (German pronunciation: [ˌbeːʔɛmˈveː] (listen)), is a German multinational corporate manufacturer...
- Bribery is the offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting of any item of value to influence the actions of an official, or other person, in charge of a...