flexible manufacturing system

Definitions

Commerce

  • noun a way of manufacturing using computerised systems to allow certain quantities of the product to be made to a specific order.

Electronics

  • A manufacturing system which integrates automation, computing, and often robotics, to be able to be reprogrammed for varied tasks with a minimum of difficulty. For example, such a system may enable a production line to be quickly rebalanced according to demand. Its abbreviation is FMS.
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