therblig

noun ther·blig \ ˈthər(ˌ)blig \

Definition of therblig

plural -s
1 :one of the manual, visual, or mental elements into which an industrial manual operation may be analyzed in time and motion study
2 :a symbol devised for representing a therblig in writing or notation

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Origin and Etymology of therblig

anagram, after Frank B. Gilbreth †1924 American engineer


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