production control


noun

the planning and supervision of manufacturing activities to ensure that goods will be produced on time at the lowest possible cost.

Nearby words

  1. product line,
  2. product mark,
  3. product placement,
  4. productile,
  5. production,
  6. production line,
  7. production number,
  8. production platform,
  9. production well,
  10. productive

Origin of production control

First recorded in 1925–30

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