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x-efficiencynoun [U]

uk   us   ECONOMICS, PRODUCTION
a ​situation in which a ​company or a particular ​machineproduces the largest possible ​number of ​goods with the ​time, ​materials, or ​labour that it has ​available: The ​report showed that ​banks were still ​operating at 60% below the x-efficiency ​level.
x-efficient
adjective
The joint-stock ​banks were ​found to be more x-efficient than the state-owned ​commercialbanks.
(Definition of x-efficiency from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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