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A route followed by a product through successive stages of manufacture or treatment.
- ‘We develop a formal method for specifying an aggregate discrete-event simulation model of a production flow line manufacturing system.’
- ‘This paper presents a new branch and bound procedure for scheduling a flow-line manufacturing cell.’
- ‘We consider a manufacturing flow line consisting of a series of machines separated by buffers of finite capacity.’
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.