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manual

adjective
 
 
/ˈmænjuəl/
done or operated with the hands, and not using electricity, an electronic system, etc.: The printer has a single-sheet manual feed in front.manual process/system The computerized system that we introduced to replace our old manual system has brought significant advantages.
HR, WORKPLACE relating to physical work rather than mental work: manual job/labour/work, etc. He had no qualifications and ended up doing various types of manual work. It is men who have been hardest hit by the loss of permanent skilled and semi-skilled manual jobs. The largely female workforce continues, in the main, to be treated as part-time, unskilled manual labour.
Translations of “manual”
in Korean 손으로 하는…
in Arabic يَدَوي…
in French manuel…
in Turkish elle yapılan…
in Italian manuale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用手做的, 手工的, (機器)用手操作的,手動的…
in Russian ручной, физический…
in Polish fizyczny, ręczny…
in Spanish manual…
in Portuguese manual…
in German manuell…
in Catalan manual…
in Japanese 手作業の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 用手做的, 手工的, (机器)用手操作的,手动的…
(Definition of manual adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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