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  1. just-in-timeadjective

    Of a manufacturing system in which components are delivered at the precise time required, thus minimizing inventory carrying costs.

  2. just-in-timeadjective

    Performing compilation of code on the client machine immediately before execution.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of just-in-time in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of just-in-time in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of just-in-time in a Sentence

  1. Shane Wiley:

    We have also been proactive in adopting industry-leading privacy positions and tools, like detailed consent flows, granular user privacy controls, and ‘just-in-time' app notifications.

  2. Bernhard Mattes:

    We have plants in Germany, Romania, Spain and in England. Our logistics are geared towards supplying our plants just in time. That’s the basis for the efficiency of production in Europe – of course we want to maintain that.

  3. Scott Adams:

    If there are no stupid questions, then what kind of questions do stupid people ask? Do they get smart just in time to ask questions?

  4. Photographer Valerio Bispuri:

    I was saved by an Italian inmate who grabbed me just in time, i often think of how he saved my life.

  5. Serge Dumas:

    In February, we were in the midst of euphoria and operating a just-in-time schedule, in a few days, we went from accelerating flat-out to slamming on the brakes. We were flabbergasted.

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