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Risk Priority Number


number used to quantify risk a measure used in Failure Mode and Effects Analysis to quantify risk. It is a product of the severity, probability of occurrence, and ability to detect failure.

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Definitions of ’Risk Priority Number’ and meaning of ’Risk Priority Number’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’Risk Priority Number’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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