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"gemba" in British English

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gembanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɡem.bə/
in ​Japanesebusinesstheory, the ​place where things ​happen in manufacturing. Used to say that ​people making ​products are in a good ​place to ​improve the ​process by which they are made.
(Definition of gemba from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gembanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɡembə/
in Japanese ​businesstheory, the ​place where things ​happen in ​manufacturing, used to say that ​people whose ​job is to ​manufactureproducts are in a good ​place to make ​improvements in the ​manufacturingprocess
(Definition of gemba from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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