Glossary

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Accelerated Commercial Release Operations Support System (ACROSS)
A system used by Canada Customs to expedite the release of shipments by allowing electronic data interchange around the clock.
Acceptable Quality Level
In quality management, a threshold level that represents a satisfactory average quality level in a batch or series of lots during sampling inspection.
Acceptable Sampling Plan
A specific plan indicating the sizes of samples to be used and the criteria for accepting or rejecting a lot based on those samples.