preventive maintenance

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a regular inspection and cleaning of a system to prevent faults occurring

Electronics

  • Maintenance performed to avoid undesired conditions, such as a failures, or to extend operating life. 2. Preventive maintenance (1) performed at regular intervals.
  • Maintenance performed to maintain a given level of operation.

Information & Library Science

  • noun regular checks and repairs to small faults so that they do not develop into large problems
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