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CIM

abbreviation for
1. (Computer Science) computer input on microfilm
2. (Computer Science) computer integrated manufacture
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Noun1.CIM - the United Kingdom's central unit for the tasking and coordination and funding of intelligence and security agencies
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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The center also will offer quality and process control for consistent quality printing, efficiency, reduced waste and better communications; consulting services for lean manufacturing, color management, environmental concerns, technology and production; computer-integrated manufacturing, including work with JDF; a technical hotline (free to members) for questions related to production, personnel and environmental issues.
The book covers classic principles that govern process control, particularly feedback control, as well as recent technologies such as computer-integrated manufacturing, statistical process control, and expert systems.
In the early 1960s his vision for manufacturing systems and later computer-integrated manufacturing led many researchers into that field.
In fact, we're just back to delivering on some of what we used to call computer-integrated manufacturing.
Deka high-performance flooded and gelled-electrolyte motive power batteries are built using the industry's most advanced computer-integrated manufacturing system.
Under this agreement, EKRA will offer CircuitCAM computer-integrated manufacturing (CIM) software for converting computer-aided design (CAD) and Gerber data into printer programs complete with safe under-board tooling programs.
We are delighted to have 3M's support, and to recognize their commitment to excellence for DSC, we are renaming the computer-integrated manufacturing lab in Memorial Hall as the `3M Lab,' " said Amanda Hise Burt, director of institutional advancement at DSC.

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