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time-consuming

adjective uk   /ˈtaɪm.kənˌsjuː.mɪŋ/  us   /-ˌsuː-/
C1 A time-consuming task takes a lot of time to do: Producing a dictionary is a very time-consuming job.
Translations of “time-consuming”
in Chinese (Traditional) 耗費時間的, 曠日持久的…
in Russian требующий много времени…
in Turkish vakit alan, oyalayıcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耗费时间的, 旷日持久的…
in Polish czasochłonny…
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