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English definition of “PERT”

PERT

noun [S]    
PRODUCTION, MANAGEMENT abbreviation for Project Evaluation and Review Technique: a method of organizing a project and judging how well it is going, by calculating the length of time needed for each task and the order in which they can be done: The PERT method is a technique that allows you to manage the scheduling of a project.
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(Definition of PERT noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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