work measurement

work measurement
work measurement ˈwork ˌmeasurement noun [uncountable]
the process of measuring and calculating the time taken by a worker to do a particular job to a fixed standard or quality:

• Surveyors' fees are dependent on work measurement.

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work measurement UK US noun [U] MEASURES, PRODUCTION
a method of finding out the amount of time a worker or machine takes to finish a piece of work to a particular standard: »

Work measurement is the place to start for any organization where people or machines contribute to output, customer service, or cost.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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