Table 1 FAHP scale (Kabir and Ahsan Akhtar Hasin 2012)

From: Potential based ranking of sectors identified in ‘Make in India’ initiative using fuzzy AHP: the academicians’ and industry professionals’ perspective

Linguistics term Acronym TFN
Equally important EI (1, 1, 3)
Weakly Important WI (1, 3, 5)
Essential or strongly important SI (3, 5, 7)
Very strongly important VSI (5, 7, 9)
Extremely preferred EP (7, 9, 9)