Definition of “kaizen” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “kaizen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“kaizen” in Business English

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kaizennoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkaɪzen/ us MANAGEMENT

a management system developed in Japan, based on the idea that employees should be involved in continually improving products, services, etc. to make the company as successful as possible:

Workers are expected to adopt a policy of `kaizen', which is the practice of continually seeking improvement.

(Definition of “kaizen” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)