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rest

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tend

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lean on someone: depend on

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lean on someone: pressurize

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to depart or cause to depart from true vertical or horizontal

to have a tendency or inclination

deviation from a particular direction

marked by or consisting of few words that are carefully chosen

characterized by an economy of artistic expression

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the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical

cause to lean or incline

have a tendency or disposition to do or be something

rely on for support

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cause to lean to the side

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lacking excess flesh

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lacking in mineral content or combustible material

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containing little excess

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not profitable or prosperous

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Lean is a great program me and can be useful for optimising our services.
The first step in lean management is to complete your process documentation, after which you can go through your process maps and walk through each activity.
In order to bridge this gap between the site teams and the management team, Lean PlanDo is releasing these two different apps targeting the two separate users in the construction projects.
This may be a dealbreaker for some users, but at least Windows 10 Lean won't be as crippled as Windows 10 S.
There are many different lean philosophies, including 6S, 5Y, fishbone diagrams, process mapping and value-stream mapping, as well as Kaizen.
Esta pesquisa esta de acordo com o exposto anteriormente; contudo, tambem se sugere que, para obter sucesso na implementacao do Lean no PDP, e necessario que o cenario da empresa seja favoravel e propicio para a insercao e concretizacao da filosofia.
Based on the synergism between Lean and Six Sigma metodologies, Lean Six Sigma was developed as a powerfull quality management tool (Pyzdek, 2000).
Manufacturers discovered that Toyota-style Lean management principles could boost their key performance indicators (KPIs) significantly.
Even now, lean manufacturing remains an effective method of efficiency.
As of today available choices are BIM and lean design and construction, and unfortunately both are yet to gain momentum in this region.
Synopsis: "Executing Lean Improvements: A Practical Guide with Real-World Healthcare Case Studies" provides a structured approach to executing lean improvements with relevant real-world case studies and offers examples of tools and templates along with downloadable files hints, tips, and lessons learned.
Several sources report simple equations for calculating the lean angle required for a motorcycle and rider to traverse a curved path at a particular speed.
Summary: In 2010, Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) decided to move from 'Lean tools' to 'Lean transformation,' with Lean being defined as the key enabler to achieve the Company's vision