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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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QFD systematically aims to ensure that important issues are not lost or misinterpreted as a project is handed off from functional group to functional group.
The reason: the glitches that can be tolerated during voice conversations--such as crosstalk, momentary disconnects, or static, as calls are handed off between switches--are no longer acceptable when it comes to data communications.