production line Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “production line” in the English Dictionary

"production line" in British English

See all translations

production linenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​line of ​machines and ​workers in a ​factory that a ​productmoves along while it is being ​built or ​produced. Each ​machine or ​workerperforms a ​particularjob that must be ​finished before the ​productmoves to the next ​position in the ​line.
(Definition of production line from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"production line" in Business English

See all translations

production linenoun [C]

uk   us   PRODUCTION
→  assembly line
(Definition of production line from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “production line”
in Chinese (Simplified) 生产(装配)线…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生產(裝配)線…
What is the pronunciation of production line?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “production line”

Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More