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just-in-time

adjective uk   us   /ˌdʒʌst.ɪnˈtaɪm/ (also JIT)
A just-in-time system of manufacturing (= producing goods) is based on preventing waste by producing only the amount of goods needed at a particular time, and not paying to produce and store more goods than are needed.
Translations of “just-in-time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 按需生產的,及時制度的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 按需生产的…
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