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What does MD stand for?

MD stands for Man-Day

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Turner said potentially 2,000 Reservists on military personnel appropriation man-day orders or Reserve personnel appropriation man-day orders will reach or exceed 1,095 days by September 2008.
they show that in the case of a car door, traditional engineering testing would require 172 hours of test time, 117 man-days of labor, $124,000, multiple prototypes, and would result in the discovery of 1 failure mode, while MEOST requires 16 hours of test time, 38 man-days of labor, $44,000, and just a few prototypes)--what is perhaps more important is their step-by-step review of how managers and engineers who actually may think they're pursuing a high-quality path to development and production are actually wandering down non-productive paths.