Concept Number: *134
English Master: Significant Specification
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: none
Usage: Rules, Generic , insist on making a visual distinction between significant specs and non.
Such (non-trivial Cost) Specification-Defects are called Major-Defects.
Contrast with “Non-Significant-Specification (Comment) that contains potential for Minor-Defects only.
Rationale: this distinction is useful so that we can focus our energy on Significant-Specification in doing spec QC and in evaluating the density of Major-Defects.
This Concept entered by Diane O'Brien.