/ (ˌtɑːɡɪtˈaɪtɪs) /
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jocular the setting of more targets than is strictly necessary for the effective functioning of an organization, esp when it leads to an increase in bureaucracy
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Word Origin for targetitis
C20: target + -itis (sense 2)
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