form, fit, and function

13:09 Mar 25, 2018
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Tech/Engineering - Computers: Systems, Networks / System Engineering
English term or phrase: form, fit, and function
What does the word "fit" mean in this context?

form, fit, and function
1. in configuration management, that configuration comprising the physical and functional characteristics of an
item as an entity, but not including any characteristics of the elements making up the item "

Explanation in English of the "fit" meaning will be great too.
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Roman Maksimov
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Form, fit and function - Wikipedia,_fit_and_function

Fit refers to the ability of the part or feature to connect to, mate with, or join to another feature or part within an assembly. The “fit” allows the part to meet the required assembly tolerances to be useful.


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Fit - Иметь соответствующий разъём или тип соединения.

В микроелектронике, например, это значит, что разъем микросхемы войдёт в предназначенное для него посадочное место на плате.


Form – The unique and relevant physical characteristics (shape, size, mass) that
characterize a part for a particular use

Fit – The ability of a part to physically mate with, interconnect to, or become
integrated with another part

Function – The action that a part is expected to perform in fulfilling its purpose

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