Definition of flow line in English:

flow line

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noun

  • A route followed by a product through successive stages of manufacture or treatment.
    More example sentences
    • We develop a formal method for specifying an aggregate discrete-event simulation model of a production flow line manufacturing system.
    • This paper presents a new branch and bound procedure for scheduling a flow-line manufacturing cell.
    • We consider a manufacturing flow line consisting of a series of machines separated by buffers of finite capacity.

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