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lean

adjective (EFFICIENT)
高效的
 
 
/liːn/ approving
A lean company or organization uses only a small number of people and a small amount of money etc. so that there is no waste
(公司或機構)精簡的
Nowadays even efficient, lean, well-run industries are failing.
如今即使是那些高效、精幹、管理良好的行業也在虧損。
Business and commerce - general words
(Definition of lean adjective (EFFICIENT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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