Origin of time-consuming
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Yes, I am familiar with people asking me to do time-consuming projects for free—I get at least one such request every day.
Garry says the biggest problem with this test is in its high-tech, time-consuming method.This New Ebola Test Is As Easy As a Pregnancy Test, So Why Aren’t We Using It?|Abby Haglage|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So, he has to deal with what will inevitably be time-consuming and complicated legal wrangling.
Therapy is not only time-consuming, but inherently expensive.
Making real moving holography is an incredibly meticulous and time-consuming practice.New York’s Hologram King Is Also the City’s Last Pro Holographer|Nina Strochlic|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She tried to get interested in some time-consuming hobby, but she lacked the patience.For Every Man A Reason|Patrick Wilkins
Just as time-consuming and perhaps more of a burden were the many administrative difficulties.
Benjamin Muse, on the other hand, considered direct, personal investigation of specific grievances too time-consuming.
Not impossible, but a highly precarious and time-consuming operation at best.The Winds of Time|James H. Schmitz
This review was a complex and time-consuming operation, which continued into 1954.East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen