standard operating procedure

standard operating procedure
noun Date: 1952 established or prescribed methods to be followed routinely for the performance of designated operations or in designated situations — called also standing operating procedure

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  • Standard Operating Procedure — „Standard Operating Procedure“ (SOP), auf deutsch Standardvorgehensweise, ist eine Arbeitsanweisung, welche das Vorgehen innerhalb eines Prozesses – beispielsweise eines betriebswirtschaftlichen Arbeitsprozesses – beschreibt. Häufig… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • standard operating procedure — See standing operating procedure …   Military dictionary

  • standard operating procedure — a set of fixed instructions or steps for carrying out usually routine operations. Abbr.: SOP Also called standing operating procedure. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • standard operating procedure — A set of instructions covering those features of operations that lend themselves to a definite or standardized procedure without the loss of effectiveness. The procedure is applicable unless ordered otherwise. The use of these procedures reduces… …   Aviation dictionary

  • standard operating procedure — stand′ard op′erating proce dure n. a set of fixed instructions or steps for carrying out routine operations Abbr.: SOP • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • Standard Operating Procedure (film) — Infobox Film name = Standard Operating Procedure image size = caption = Theatrical release poster director = Errol Morris producer = Julie Ahlberg writer = Errol Morris narrator = starring = Christopher Bradley Sarah Denning Joshua Feinman music …   Wikipedia

  • Standard Operating Procedure (Film) — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Standard Operating Procedure Originaltitel: Standard Operating Procedure Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 2008 Länge: 118 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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