Origin of labor-intensive
Examples from the Web for labor-intensive
He managed to put these onerous, labor-intensive veggies at the forefront of his restaurant—and found much success.Rodrigo de la Calle Is Spain’s Vegetable Whisperer|Kara Cutruzzula|March 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Part of each day was devoted to “decks,” which were labor-intensive assignments.10 Juiciest Bits From Ex-Scientologist’s Tell-All ‘Beyond Belief’|Kevin Fallon|February 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Culture definitions for labor-intensive
A term describing industries that require a great deal of labor relative to capital (compare capital-intensive). Examples of labor-intensive industries are forms of agriculture that cannot make use of machinery and service industries, such as restaurants.