Of less than the highest standard or quality.
More example sentences
- Their disappointing results were largely due to suboptimal screening methods.
- The increasing scarcity of more desirable hardwoods led people to make use of structurally suboptimal building materials.
- Restrictions on trade provide, at best, a suboptimal approach to wildlife conservation.
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