laborsaving

or la·bor-sav·ing

[ ley-ber-sey-ving ]
/ ˈleɪ bərˌseɪ vɪŋ /

adjective

designed or intended to reduce or replace human labor: The dishwasher is a laborsaving device.

Nearby words

  1. laborious,
  2. laboriously,
  3. laborism,
  4. laborite,
  5. labors of hercules,
  6. labour,
  7. labour and socialist international,
  8. labour camp,
  9. labour day,
  10. labour exchange

Origin of laborsaving

First recorded in 1765–75; labor + saving

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