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CAM (Computer-Aided Manufacturing)


Term
CAM (Computer-Aided Manufacturing)

Abbreviation
CAM

Definition
CAM (Computer-Aided Manufacturing) is an application technology that uses computer software and machinery to facilitate and automate manufacturing processes. CAM is the successor of CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) and is often used in tandem with CAD (Computer-Aided Design).

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