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Taylorism

noun Tay·lor·ism \ˈtā-lər-ˌi-zəm\

Definition of TAYLORISM

:  a factory management system developed in the late 19th century to increase efficiency by evaluating every step in a manufacturing process and breaking down production into specialized repetitive tasks

Origin of TAYLORISM

Frederick W. Taylor †1915 American engineer
First Known Use: 1928

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