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Flowchart - definitions

Flowchart - A graphical representation of the steps in a process. Flowcharts are drawn to better understand processes. One of the "seven tools of quality"

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Source: American Society for Quality, 23 September 2010 12:47:07, External

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Flowchart - A flowchart is a graphical representation of a process, depicting inputs, outputs and units of activity. It represents the entire process at a high or detailed (depending on your use) level of observation, allowing analysis and optimization of workflow.

A flowchart is a graphical representation of a process. It represents the entire process from start to finish, showing inputs, pathways and circuits, action or decision points, and ultimately, completion. It can serve as an instruction manual or a tool for facilitating detailed analysis and optimization of workflow and service delivery.

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Source: iSixSigma, 23 January 2011 10:35:29, External 

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