Definitions for "research and development"
RD. Discovering new knowledge about products, processes, and services, and...
Basic and applied research, used in order to support the development of projects, standards or guidelines and of new and improved products and processes. See also: research, research and development period, aRt&D
R&D): Research is the discovery of fundamental new knowledge. Development is the application of new knowledge to develop a potential new service or product. Basic power sector R&D is most commonly funded and conducted through the Department of Energy, its associated government laboratories, university laboratories, the Electric Power Research Institute ( EPRI) and private sector companies.
a unit of the Central Ostrobothnia Polytechnic which serves business and work life
Keywords:  endeavor, aim, gain
Any endeavor whose aim is to gain knowledge.
Keywords:  manufacturing