down time
A period of time in a manufacturing environment when a machine is not working as a result of mechanical failure.

Auditor's dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Down Time — Single by Aaradhna from the album I Love You Released J …   Wikipedia

  • down time — ➔ time …   Financial and business terms

  • down|time — «DOWN TYM», noun. the time in which a machine, department, or the like is inactive or not working: »cut maintenance and downtime …   Useful english dictionary

  • down time — down ,time noun uncount 1. ) time when a computer or other machine is not working 2. ) time when you can relax and not work …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • down time — n. the time when a computer is not operating. (Compare this with up time.) □ I can’t afford a lot of down time in the system I buy. □ We had too much down time with the other machine …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • down time — prastovos trukmė statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. down time; shut down time vok. Ausfallzeit, f; Leerlaufzeit, f; Stillstandzeit, f rus. время простоя, n pranc. durée d’indisponibilité, f; temps d’arrêt, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • down time — prastovos trukmė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. dead time; down time; downtime; fault time vok. Ausfallzeit, f; Stillstandszeit, f; Störungszeit, f; Totzeit, f rus. время простоя, n; простой, m pranc. temps d arrêt, m; temps de… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • down time —  Any period when workers or machines are idle.  ► “Many industrial plants are sold on total productive maintenance (TPM) programs. TPM uses cross functional team concepts to maintain equipment in a predictive manner, using preventive maintenance… …   American business jargon

  • down time — / daυn taɪm/ noun 1. the time when a machine is not working or not available because it is broken or being mended 2. time when a worker cannot work because machines have broken down or because components are not available …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • down time — UK / US noun [uncountable] 1) time when a computer or other machine is not working 2) time when you can relax and not work …   English dictionary

  • ˈdown ˌtime — noun [U] 1) time when a computer or other machine is not working 2) time when you can relax and not work …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”