Mongolian Hordes technique
Mongolian Hordes technique /n./ [poss. from the Sixties
counterculture expression `Mongolian clusterfuck' for a public
orgy] Development by gang bang. Implies that large numbers of
inexperienced programmers are being put on a job better performed
by a few skilled ones. Also called `Chinese Army technique'; see
also Brooks's Law.
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