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What does UM stand for?

UM stands for Unit of Measurement

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Juran, on the other hand, believes that to evaluate actual performance there needs to be a unit of measurement, a sensor that can evaluate performance in terms of the unit of measurement.
Water, when it leaves a treatment plant, must have a turbidity below 1 NTU (a specially defined unit of measurement related to how much light is scattered by the particles in a sample of water).
His habit of using the tatami mat as a unit of measurement gives this building, like others he has designed, a human dimension.