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qualityUK

The degree to which a component or system satisfies the stated and implied needs of its various stakeholders. [Reference: After ISO 25010]

quality assuranceUK

Activities focused on providing confidence that qualityrequirements will be fulfilled. [Reference: After ISO 24765] - See also: quality management

quality characteristicUK

A category of quality attributes that bears on work product quality. [Reference: ISO 24765]

quality controlUK

A set of activities designed to evaluate the quality of a component or system. [Reference: after ISO 24765] - See also: testing

quality function deploymentUK

A facilitated workshop technique that helps determine critical characteristics for new product development. [Reference: ISO 24765]

quality managementUK

Coordinated activities to direct and control an organization with regard to quality that include establishing a quality policy and quality objectives, quality planning, quality control, quality assurance, and quality improvement. [Reference: After ISO 24765]