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TOLERANCE Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

1. General. Departure allowed from a standard that won’t effect a process over its life cycle. 2. Engineering. Capability of a system that can withstand high stress levels without being harmed. See safety factor. 3. Environmental. Allowable level of pesticide residue in raw agricultural products.


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