Meaning of “time-consuming” in the English Dictionary

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"time-consuming" in British English

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(Definition of “time-consuming” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"time-consuming" in Business English

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time-consumingadjective

uk /ˈtaɪmkənˌsjuːmɪŋ/ us

taking a lot of time to do or complete:

Commuting by car nowadays is much more time-consuming than it used to be.
Employment tribunals are time-consuming and expensive.
a time-consuming process/task/job

(Definition of “time-consuming” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)