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Similarity coefficient methods applied to the cell formation problem: A taxonomy and review

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 101 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 329-352

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