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part

an item such as a gearbox, steering wheel, etc. which is used in the assembly of another component or final product (such as a motorcar). See PARTS FAMILY CODING AND CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS, REPLACEMENT PARTS, ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT, AFTER-SALES SERVICE.
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As a result, real estate owners are now locked into a mandatory, long depreciation life with no ability to componentize.
"It's what we call a 'spaghetti mess.' But the more you don't have to customize, and the more you can componentize it, then you have more flexibility as technology changes."
"Componentize" all costs by department and account classification (e.g., salaries: management vs direct care; nonlabor: supplies vs utilities).