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efficiency expert

a person who studies the methods, procedures, and job characteristics of a business or factory with the object of devising ways to increase the efficiency of equipment and personnel.
Also called efficiency engineer.
Origin of efficiency expert
1910-15, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • I did not label him efficiency-expert, for printers have always been notoriously allergic to that title.

    Nine Men in Time Noel Miller Loomis

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