Definition of Decision making

1. Noun. The cognitive process of reaching a decision. "A good executive must be good at decision making"




Definition of Decision making

1. Noun. The process of reaching a decision. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Decision making

1. The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Decision Making

deciphering
decipherment
decipherments
deciphers
decipiency
decipium
decipol
decipols
decisecond
deciseconds
decision
decision-making
decision analysis
decision height
decision maker
decision making (current term)
decision market
decision notice
decision support techniques
decision table
decision theory
decision tree
decision trees
decisional
decisioned
decisioning
decisionism
decisionist
decisionists
decisionmaker

Literary usage of Decision making

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Renewing the United Nations System by Erskine Childers (1999)
"THE DECISION-MAKING MACHINERY The United Nations offers every country a forum ... Negotiating and decision-making capacities both in the main bodies and in ..."

2. The City: Urban Communities and Their Problems by Alan S. Berger (1978)
"The second stage in decision making is the collection of information. Technical expertise is the crucial resource at this stage. ..."

3. Projected Costs of Generating Electricity: 2005 Update by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency, International Energy Agency (2005)
"Evolution of decision making in the electricity sector1 Electricity ... The reform of electricity markets has changed the decision making in the power ..."

4. The Medical Implications of Nuclear War by Frederic Solomon (1986)
"... decision making ALEXANDER L. GEORGE, PH.D. Stanford University, Stanford, California It is remarkable that all US-Soviet diplomatic confrontations—over ..."

5. Participatory Research and Development for Sustainable Agriculture and by Julian F. Gonsalves (2005)
"The Quality of Participation: Critical Reflections on decision making, Context and Goals 4 ontributing to rural transformations and sustainable natural ..."

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