Meaning of “acceptance sampling” in the English Dictionary

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"acceptance sampling" in Business English

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acceptance samplingnoun [ U ]

uk us

PRODUCTION a way of testing the quality of a group of things by examining a sample (= a small number of them) in order to decide whether to accept the whole group:

Acceptance sampling is used to monitor the quality of incoming materials.

(Definition of “acceptance sampling” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)