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rapid prototypingnoun [U]

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PRODUCTION, IT a ​process used to ​build a ​physicalmodel from a ​computerdrawing by ​creatinglayers of the ​shape and ​joining them together. This ​technologyprovides a fast way of ​producingparts for ​machines, ​vehicles, etc.: Rapid prototyping ​technologies are used in the ​design of anything from golf ​drivers to ​hearingaids.
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