Definition of Acceptance sampling
1. Noun. A statistical procedure for accepting or rejecting a batch of merchandise or documents; involves determining the maximum number of defects discovered in a sample before the entire batch is rejected.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Acceptance Sampling
Literary usage of Acceptance sampling
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. SAS/QC 9.1 by SAS Institute (2004)
"In terms of acceptance sampling, for a sample of size 10 where the probability ... In terms of acceptance sampling, n is the sample size. x is the number of ..."
2. In-Plant Quality Evaluation (IQUE) (1993)
"(6) The Government in-plant QA personnel may choose to perform lot acceptance sampling. In this case, unless the contract or appropriate directions from the ..."
3. Department of Education: Status of Actions to Improve the Management of by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"... recommendation: No Recommendation: Consider requiring early guaranty agency portfolio reconciliations based on a statistical acceptance sampling plan. ..."
4. Adaptive Statistical Procedures and Related Topics: Proceedings of a by John Van Ryzin (1986)
"In Section 3.1, we explore the issue of lot rejection for lot-by-lot acceptance sampling with a small expectancy of 0.15. Our rule is to reject the lot if ..."
5. Police Body Armor Standards and Testing by Office of Technology Assessment, United States, Congress (1992)
"In the approach to acceptance sampling described above in Increase Total ... 27 The approach is a form of 'acceptance sampling on the basis of parameters. ..."