takt time
 n.— «Toyota has made the difficult call to reduce output by slowing production through short-term shutdowns, eliminating overtime, and slowing the line (or lengthening the takt time, in manufacturing parlance).» —“Weakened Links” by Thomas J. Goldsby Smiley Pete Publishing (Lexington, Kentucky) Apr. 2, 2009. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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