bottom-up


bot·tom–up

adjective \ˈbä-təm-ˈəp\

: progressing upward from the lowest levels : controlled or directed from the lower levels

Full Definition of BOTTOM-UP

:  progressing upward from the lowest levels (as of a stratified organization or system) <bottom–up management>

First Known Use of BOTTOM-UP

1976

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