noun Ford·ism \-ˌdizəm\

Definition of Fordism



  1. :  a technological system that seeks to increase production efficiency primarily through carefully engineered breakdown and interlocking of production operations and that depends for its success on mass production by assembly-line methods

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Origin and Etymology of fordism

Henry Ford †1947 American auto manufacturer + English -ism

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capable of being understood in two ways

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