efficient

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active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect agent
dense elaborate spider web that is more efficient than the orb web cobweb
property of being prompt and efficient despatch , dispatch , expedition , expeditiousness
employee of a transportation company who controls the departures of vehicles according to weather conditions and in the interest of efficient service dispatcher
efficient incentive dynamic , moral force
efficient use of resources economy
expert in increasing the efficient use of machines and personnel efficiency engineer , efficiency expert
study of safe, efficient work and its environment ergonomics
study of methods of improving human well-being and efficient functioning by improving environmental conditions euthenics
mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system express , express mail
female assistant, efficient gal Friday , girl Friday
turbine consisting of a large and efficient version of a water wheel used to drive an electric generator hydroelectric turbine
efficient person machine
adviser to business about efficient management practices management consultant
analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and effort motion study , time-and-motion study , time-motion study , time and motion study , time study , work study
research designed to determine most efficient way to do something operations research
process of separating injured people into groups for efficient treatment triage
volunteer committee to maintain order where an efficient legal system does not exist vigilance committee
substance (such as sodium chloride) that lessens the hardness of water by replacing calcium and magnesium ions with sodium ions and so gives the water more efficient sudsing power water softener
rapid and efficient processing (storage and printing) of linguistic data for composition and editing word processing
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