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- (operations) The total elapsed time to complete an operation or set of operations.
- Order cycle time can now be minutes from when the customer starts entering an order to when it is visible to the warehouse.
- Production cycle time is not as important as the time spent in transit.
- Design cycle time for an all-new state-of-the-art compressor is still years from go-ahead to readiness for manufacture.