Meaning of “man-hour” in the English Dictionary


"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)