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Frank Bunker Gilbreth (1868-1924), pioneer of modern motion study technique, and his wife Lillian devised a classification scheme to label 17 fundamental hand motions of a worker, which they called therbligs ("Gilbreth" spelled backwards with the th transposed).


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