Translation of "labour-intensive" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective UK US labor-intensive uk /ˌleɪ.bər.ɪnˈten.sɪv/ us /ˌleɪ.bɚ.ɪnˈten.sɪv/

Industries and methods that are labour-intensive need a lot of workers needing a lot of workers

que requiere mucha mano de obra
A lot of farming techniques have been abandoned because they were too labour-intensive.

(Translation of “labour-intensive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)