man-hour Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"man-hour" in British English

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man-hournoun [C]

uk   /ˈmæn.aʊər/  us   /-aʊr/ (also person-hour)
the ​amount of ​work done by one ​person in one ​hour: Just ​think how many man-hours we could ​save if we ​computerized the ​system.
(Definition of man-hour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"man-hour" in Business English

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man-hournoun [C]

uk   us  
WORKPLACE, PRODUCTION the ​amount of ​work done by one ​person in one hour: Our useful man-hours ​calculator compares needed ​coverage with ​available man-hours. They ​calculated the ​number of man-hours it would take to ​produce one ​vehicle.
(Definition of man-hour from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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