Pareto analysis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Pareto analysisnoun [C or U]

a ​method for ​finding the ​main causes of a particular ​effect or problem so that ​money, ​effort, etc. is put into these causes, rather than less important ones: Pareto ​analysis is often ​applied to ​determine which ​parts of the ​design are most worthy of ​attention.
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