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ASQ’s Quality Glossary

“Every quality professional needs a handy reference of quality terms, acronyms and key people in the history of quality. This glossary derives from a variety of sources, including books, periodicals, Web sites and quality experts.”

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This glossary was compiled by Quality Progress editorial staff members. Volunteers James Bossert, R. Dan Reid and James Rooney reviewed the content.
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Quality management, quality improvement, process improvement, organizational quality

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Concepts and names in the field of quality management

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American Society for Quality
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