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The act of running a profitable business into the ground by removing the resources and support. Also called the death spiral.
Sorry, but the Lean Management principles say that you are fired.
by Kelly January 05, 2004
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The process of converting a fat-ass into a lean-ass, which in most cases is quickly reversed back to fat-ass again in short order.
Fritz: "I thought Bertha dropped 300 pounds? Now she's bigger than ever. What happened?"
Jim: "She just finished the lean management process."
by FirDriver July 11, 2016
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