Meaning of “computer-integrated manufacturing” in the English Dictionary


"computer-integrated manufacturing" in Business English

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computer-integrated manufacturingnoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation CIM

IT, PRODUCTION the use of a computer system to manage the different processes involved in manufacturing a product:

The benefits of computer-integrated manufacturing include faster time to market, reduced lead times and lower labor costs.

(Definition of “computer-integrated manufacturing” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)