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    QUALITY VOCABULARY - PART 2: QUALITY CONCEPTS AND RELATED DEFINITIONS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  15-03-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1991

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Section 1 - General
    0 Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Arrangement
    3 Related standards and publications
    Section 2 - Basic terms
    4 Quality
    5 Management
    6 Control
    7 Inspection: general terms
    8 Inspection: statistical terms
    Appendix A - English words and commonly
                 used terms
    Index
    Publication(s) referred to

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Presents, in a structured form, concepts, terms and definitions designed to aid communication in quality control, quality assurance and quality management.

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    Committee QMS/21
    Development Note Together with BS 4778-1(1987), BS 4778-3.1(1991) and BS 4778-3.2(1991), it supersedes BS 4778-2(1979) Supersedes 90/97300 DC (01/2003) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, October 2012. (09/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Withdrawn
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 3843-3:1992 GUIDE TO TEROTECHNOLOGY (THE ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT OF ASSETS) - GUIDE TO THE AVAILABLE TECHNIQUES
    BS 5750-4(1994) : 1994 QUALITY SYSTEMS - GUIDE TO THE USE OF BS EN ISO 9001, BS EN ISO 9002 AND BS EN ISO 9003
    BS 7825-1:1995 CALIBRATION OF RUBBER AND PLASTICS TEST EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR PRINCIPLES AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 7000-4(1996) : 1996 DESIGN MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - GUIDE TO MANAGING DESIGN IN CONSTRUCTION
    BS 7850-2:1992 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT - GUIDE TO QUALITY IMPROVEMENT METHODS
    BS 7825-3.2:1997 CALIBRATION OF RUBBER AND PLASTICS TEST EQUIPMENT - CALIBRATION SCHEDULES - ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES
    BS 7000-4(2013) : 2013 DESIGN MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - PART 4: GUIDE TO MANAGING DESIGN IN CONSTRUCTION
    BS 6833-3:1992 APPARATUS USING CORDLESS ATTACHMENTS (EXCLUDING CELLULAR RADIO APPARATUS) FOR CONNECTION TO ANALOGUE INTERFACES OF PUBLIC SWITCHED TELEPHONE NETWORKS - SPECIFICATION FOR THE SIMPLE CALL ROUTEING MODE OF CORDLESS PBX OPERATION WITH ANALOGUE INTERFACES TO THE PSTN AND TERMINATING STATIONS TREATED AS AN ENTIRETY
    BS 7850-1:1992 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT - GUIDE TO MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES
    PD 6584:1995 MODEL FOR A SUPPLIER QUALITY ASSURANCE ASSESSMENT QUESTIONNAIRE
    DEFSTAN 05-101(PT1)/1(2005) : 2005 PROOF OF ORDNANCE, MUNITIONS, ARMOUR AND EXPLOSIVES - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS
    BS 7925-1(1998) : 1998 SOFTWARE TESTING - VOCABULARY
    BS 6833-5:1991 APPARATUS USING CORDLESS ATTACHMENTS (EXCLUDING CELLULAR RADIO APPARATUS) FOR CONNECTION TO ANALOGUE INTERFACES OF PUBLIC SWITCHED TELEPHONE NETWORKS - SPECIFICATION FOR THE CORDLESS ELEMENTS WITHIN PBX APPARATUS WITH ANALOGUE INTERFACES TO THE PSTN AND TERMINATING STATIONS TREATED AS AN ENTIRETY
    BS 3811(1993) : 1993 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN TEROTECHNOLOGY
    BS 7378-1:1991 APPARATUS FOR CONNECTION TO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS USING THE DIGITAL ACCESS SIGNALLING SYSTEM NO. 2 (DASS 2) VIA A 2048 kbit/s CCITT G.703 INTERFACE - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 7825-3.3:1997 CALIBRATION OF RUBBER AND PLASTICS TEST EQUIPMENT - CALIBRATION SCHEDULES - MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF PLASTICS
    DEFSTAN 05-101(PT2)/1(2005) : 2005 PROOF OF ORDNANCE, MUNITIONS, ARMOUR AND EXPLOSIVES - PART 2: GUIDANCE
    BS 6484(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR INDEPENDENT POWER SUPPLY UNITS FOR INDIRECT CONNECTION TO CERTAIN TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORKS
    DEFSTAN 00-00(PT1)/3(1999) : 1999 STANDARDS FOR DEFENCE - PART 1: MOD UK STANDARDISATION POLICY, ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPLEMENTATION
    BS 5760-5(1991) : 1991 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - GUIDE TO FAILURE MODES, EFFECTS AND CRITICALITY ANALYSIS (FMEA AND FMECA)
    BS PD3542(1991) : 1991 THE ROLE OF STANDARDS IN COMPANY QUALITY MANAGEMENT
    BS 7334-4(1992) : 1992 MEASURING INSTRUMENTS FOR BUILDING CONSTRUCTION - METHODS FOR DETERMINING ACCURACY IN USE OF THEODOLITES
    BS DD198(1991) : 1991 GUIDE TO ASSESSMENT OF RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS CONTAINING SOFTWARE
    BS 7000-3(1994) : 1994 DESIGN MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - GUIDE TO MANAGING SERVICE DESIGN
    BS 7825-3.5:1997 CALIBRATION OF RUBBER AND PLASTICS TEST EQUIPMENT - CALIBRATION SCHEDULES - OPTICAL AND WEATHERING PROPERTIES
    BS 3138(1992) : 1992 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN MANAGEMENT SERVICES
    BS 5191(2004) : 2004 PRODUCTION PLANNING AND CONTROL - VOCABULARY
    BS 4778-3.1(1991) : 1991 QUALITY VOCABULARY - AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY AND MAINTAINABILITY TERMS - GUIDE TO CONCEPTS AND RELATED DEFINITIONS
    BS DISC PD0008(1999) : 1999 AMD 14134 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR LEGAL ADMISSIBILITY AND EVIDENTIAL WEIGHT OF INFORMATION STORED ELECTRONICALLY
    BS 5882(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR A TOTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE PROGRAMME FOR NUCLEAR INSTALLATIONS
    BS 6305(1992) : 1992 SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR APPARATUS FOR CONNECTION TO PUBLIC SWITCHED TELEPHONE NETWORKS RUN BY CERTAIN PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATION OPERATORS
    BS 5750-4:1994 QUALITY SYSTEMS - GUIDE TO THE USE OF BS EN ISO 9001, BS EN ISO 9002 AND BS EN ISO 9003
    BS 3138:1992 (published 1992-04) Glossary of terms used in management services
    BS 5191:2004 (published 2004-07) Production planning and control. Vocabulary
    PD 3542:1991 THE ROLE OF STANDARDS IN COMPANY QUALITY MANAGEMENT
    BS 3811:1993 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN TEROTECHNOLOGY
    BS 6305:1992 SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR APPARATUS FOR CONNECTION TO PUBLIC SWITCHED TELEPHONE NETWORKS RUN BY CERTAIN PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATION OPERATORS
    BS 6484:1984 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR INDEPENDENT POWER SUPPLY UNITS FOR INDIRECT CONNECTION TO CERTAIN TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORKS
    BS 5882:1996 SPECIFICATION FOR A TOTAL QUALITY ASSURANCE PROGRAMME FOR NUCLEAR INSTALLATIONS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 2846-2(1981) : 1981 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - ESTIMATION OF THE MEAN: CONFIDENCE INTERVAL
    BS 2846-6(1976) : 1976 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - COMPARISON OF TWO MEANS IN THE CASE OF PAIRED OBSERVATIONS
    BS 4778-1(1987) : 1987 QUALITY VOCABULARY - INTERNATIONAL TERMS
    BS 4891(1972) : 1972 A GUIDE TO QUALITY ASSURANCE
    BS 5532-3(1986) : AMD 7962 STATISTICAL TERMINOLOGY - GLOSSARY OF TERMS RELATING TO THE DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS
    BS 5701(1980) : 1980 GUIDE TO NUMBER DEFECTIVE CHARTS FOR QUALITY CONTROL
    BS 600:1935 THE APPLICATION OF STATISTICAL METHODS TO INDUSTRIAL STANDARDIZATION AND QUALITY CONTROL
    BS 5750-4(1994) : 1994 QUALITY SYSTEMS - GUIDE TO THE USE OF BS EN ISO 9001, BS EN ISO 9002 AND BS EN ISO 9003
    ISO 3951:1989 Sampling procedures and charts for inspection by variables for percent nonconforming
    BS 5750-1(1987) : 1987 QUALITY SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN DEVELOPMENT PRODUCTION INSTALLATION AND SERVICING
    BS 5750-3(1987) : 1987 QUALITY SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR FINAL INSPECTION AND TEST
    BS 5760-3:1982 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - GUIDE TO RELIABILITY PRACTICES: EXAMPLES
    BS 7229-2(1991) : AMD 7923 GUIDE TO QUALITY SYSTEMS AUDITING - QUALIFICATION CRITERIA FOR AUDITORS
    BS 6143-1:1992 GUIDE TO THE ECONOMICS OF QUALITY - PROCESS COST MODEL
    BS 5532-1(1978) : 1978 STATISTICAL TERMINOLOGY - GLOSSARY OF TERMS RELATING TO PROBABILITY AND GENERAL TERMS RELATING TO STATISTICS
    ISO 2859-2:1985 Sampling procedures for inspection by attributes Part 2: Sampling plans indexed by limiting quality (LQ) for isolated lot inspection
    BS 2846-4(1976) : 1976 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - TECHNIQUES OF ESTIMATION AND TESTS RELATING TO MEANS AND VARIANCES
    BS 4778-3.2(1991) : 1991 QUALITY VOCABULARY - PART 3: AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY AND MAINTAINABILITY TERMS - SECTION 3.2: GLOSSARY OF INTERNATIONAL TERMS
    BS 6143-2:1990 GUIDE TO THE ECONOMICS OF QUALITY - PREVENTION, APPRAISAL AND FAILURE MODEL
    BS 5750-0.1(1987) : 1987 QUALITY SYSTEMS - PRINCIPAL CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS - GUIDE TO SELECTION AND USE
    BS 5760-4(2003) : 2003 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - PART 4: GUIDE TO THE SPECIFICATION OF DEPENDABILITY REQUIREMENTS
    BS 5703(2011) : 2011 CONTROL CHARTS - PART 4: CUMULATIVE SUM CHARTS
    BS 5760-1(1996) : 1996 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - DEPENDABILITY PROGRAMME ELEMENTS AND TASKS
    BS 5750-0.2(1987) : 1987 QUALITY SYSTEMS - PRINCIPAL CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS - GUIDE TO QUALITY MANAGEMENT AND QUALITY SYSTEM ELEMENTS
    BS 5760-0(1986) : 1986 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - INTRODUCTORY GUIDE TO RELIABILITY
    BS 7229-3(1991) : AMD 7924 GUIDE TO QUALITY SYSTEMS AUDITING - MANAGING AN AUDIT PROGRAMME
    BS 4778-3.1(1991) : 1991 QUALITY VOCABULARY - AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY AND MAINTAINABILITY TERMS - GUIDE TO CONCEPTS AND RELATED DEFINITIONS
    BS 7229-1(1991) : AMD 7922 GUIDE TO QUALITY SYSTEMS AUDITING - AUDITING
    BS 6000(1996) : 1996 GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF AN ACCEPTANCE SAMPLING SYSTEM, SCHEME OR PLAN FOR INSPECTION OF DISCRETE ITEMS IN LOTS
    BS 2846-5(1977) : 1977 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - POWER OF TESTS RELATING TO MEANS AND VARIANCES
    BS 2564(1955) : 1955 CONTROL CHART TECHNIQUE WHEN MANUFACTURING TO A SPECIFICATION, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO ARTICLES MACHINED TO DIMENSIONAL TOLERANCES
    BS 6002(1979) : 1979 SPECIFICATION FOR SAMPLING PROCEDURES AND CHARTS FOR INSPECTION BY VARIABLES FOR PERCENT DEFECTIVE
    BS 2846-1(1991) : 1991 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - ROUTINE ANALYSIS OF QUANTITATIVE DATA
    BS 2846-7(1997) : 1997 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - TESTS FOR DEPARTURE FROM NORMALITY
    BS 6001-1(1999) : 1999 SAMPLING PROCEDURES FOR INSPECTION BY ATTRIBUTES - PART 1: SAMPLING SCHEMES INDEXED BY ACCEPTANCE QUALITY LIMIT (AQL) FOR LOT-BY-LOT INSPECTION
    BS 6001-2(1993) : 1993 SAMPLING PROCEDURES FOR INSPECTION BY ATTRIBUTES - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR SAMPLING PLANS INDEXED BY LIMITING QUALITY (LQ) FOR ISOLATED LOT INSPECTION
    BS 2846-3(1975) : 1975 GUIDE TO STATISTICAL INTERPRETATION OF DATA - DETERMINATION OF A STATISTICAL TOLERANCE INTERVAL
    BS 5750-2(1987) : 1987 QUALITY SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR PRODUCTION AND INSTALLATION
    BS 7373(1998) : 1998 AMD 13203 PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS - GUIDE TO PREPARATION
    BS 5760-2(1994) : 1994 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - GUIDE TO THE ASSESSMENT OF RELIABILITY
    BS 6001-3(2005) : 2005 SAMPLING PROCEDURES FOR INSPECTION BY ATTRIBUTES - PART 3: SKIP-LOT SAMPLING PROCEDURES
    BS 5760-5(1991) : 1991 RELIABILITY OF SYSTEMS, EQUIPMENT AND COMPONENTS - GUIDE TO FAILURE MODES, EFFECTS AND CRITICALITY ANALYSIS (FMEA AND FMECA)
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