Definition of programme evaluation and review technique in English:

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programme evaluation and review technique

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(abbreviation PERT)


A network analysis technique which is used to determine the time it will take to complete a complex process.
Example sentences
  • Larger projects, however, often require a more sophisticated variation of the CPM, the program evaluation and review technique.
  • Stricter adherence to targets, completion of projects and use of PERT (programme evaluation and review technique) should help in meeting stipulated targets.

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