Definition of assembly line
1 : an arrangement of machines, equipment, and workers in which work passes from operation to operation in direct line until the product is assembled
2 : a process for turning out a finished product in a mechanically efficient manner <academic assembly lines>
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Rhymes with assembly line
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ASSEMBLY LINE Defined for Kids
Definition of assembly line for Students
: an arrangement for assembling a product mechanically in which work passes from one operation to the next in a direct line until the product is finished
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