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English definition of “push system”

push system

noun [C]    
PRODUCTION a system in which a company produces more products than customers have requested in order to have enough available if demand increases : The company operates on a push system, where products are made and inventory built up based on best-guess forecasts. → Compare pull system
(Definition of push system noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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