• synonyms

concurrent engineering


a method of designing and marketing new products in which development stages are run in parallel rather than in series, to reduce lead times and costsAlso called: interactive engineering

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concupiscent, concupiscible, concur, concurrence, concurrent, concurrent engineering, concurrent processing, concurrent resolution, concurrent versions system, concurrently, concurring
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