agile development

or Ag·ile de·vel·op·ment

[ aj-uhl duh-vel-uhp-muhnt, aj-ahyl ]

nounDigital Technology.
  1. a philosophy of modular software development that delivers multiple successive versions of a working product that is improved after each iteration and evolves based on empirical evaluation of previous versions.: Compare waterfall development.

Origin of agile development

First recorded in 2000–2005; from Manifesto for Agile Software Development
  • Also ag·ile [aj-uhl, -ahyl] /ˈædʒ əl, -aɪl/ .

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