Kaizen definition at Wikipedia.org
Kaizen (Japanese for “improvement” or “change for the better”) refers to philosophy or practices that focus upon continuous improvement of processes in manufacturing, engineering, supporting business processes, and management. It has been applied in healthcare, psychotherapy,, life-coaching, government, banking, and many other industries.
Kaizen definition at bridgefieldgroup.com
kaizen- The Japanese process of continuous improvement using problem-solving and analysis techniques that may include the use of fishbone diagrams, control charts, affinity diagrams and other tools.
Kaizen definition at thequalityportal.com
Taken from the Japanese words kai and zen where kai means change and zen means good. The popular meaning is continuous improvement of all areas of a company not just quality.