Definitions for labor-intensive
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word labor-intensive
requiring a large expenditure of labor but not much capital
"cottage industries are labor intensive"
Requiring a great deal of work, especially physical and manual effort.
The numerical value of labor-intensive in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of labor-intensive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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Given that the sector is labor intensive there could be concerns about this hurting margins.
A lot of math, statistics, dispensed through the mail. It was very labor intensive. ... It wasn't customizable.
What we experience early in our life does have an impact in how we perform later in life, Men that tend to have more labor-intensive jobs tend to have less grip strength later in life.
I feel confident that I'm never going to have a plane with my name on it, how do you run a grassroots campaign? It's very time intensive. It's labor intensive. You don't do it sitting back in the easy chair. You don't do it from a TV studio in Manhattan.
It sounds like it might be labor-intensive for the hospitals and docs, having just gone through the transition to EHRs (electronic health records), I am acutely aware of all the glitches and interfacing issues that can happen. Furthermore, there are multiple EHR programs out there. No two hospitals operate them the same.
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