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KPI

noun [C]
 
 
ECONOMICS
abbreviation for key performance indicator: a very important indicator (= something that shows what a situation is like or how it is changing) that shows how well an economy, company, stock, project, etc., is doing: A KPI should indicate what action needs to take place.
→  See also financial KPI
Translations of “KPI”
in Chinese (Traditional) 關鍵績效指標(衡量公司取得的業績)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 企业关键业绩指标(衡量公司取得的业绩)…
(Definition of KPI from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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