Lean terminology

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Lean terminology
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2009-11-23 12:28:16
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Translator from Japanese to English
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  1. What does Andon mean?
    Lantern - Signal of Anomaly
  2. What does Heijunka mean?
    Leveling Production
  3. What is an Ishikawa Diagram?
    A fishbone or Cause and Effect Diagram
  4. Whad does Jidoka mean?
    Autonomation - machines with human-like intelligence
  5. What does Kaizen mean?
    "Good Change" - Continuous Improvement
  6. What does Kamishibai mean?
    "Paper Drama" - Cards for observation / process oversight
  7. What does Kanban mean?
    "Sign Board" - Inventory and production control system
  8. What does Muda mean?
    Waste
  9. What does Mura mean?
    Unevenness
  10. What does Muri mean?
    Overburden
  11. What does Poka Yoke mean?
    Error Proof
  12. What does Seiketsu mean?
    Standardize - "Clean up"
  13. What does Seiri mean?
    Sort - "Proper Arrangement"
  14. What does Seiso mean?
    Shine - "Cleanliness"
  15. What does Seiton mean?
    Set - "Orderliness"
  16. What does Shitsuke mean?
    Sustain - "Discipline"
  17. What is a Yamazumi Chart?
    Work Balance Chart

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