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capability maturity modelnoun [C]

uk   us   ( abbreviation CMM)
IT, MANAGEMENT a five-stage ​method for ​developing and ​improvingcomputerprograms or ​managementprocesses in ​order to ​meet high ​standards: Contractors may be ​required to ​performspecificsoftwareengineeringtasks such as: ​process definition, ​software metrics, and ​capabilitymaturitymodels.
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