Laborous

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La´bor`ous

    (lā´bẽr`ŭs)
a.1.Laborious.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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These laborous diagnostic procedures require not only multiple manual recordings but also professional examiners with trained expertise.
Roy did all the work himself and indeed for many years was able to transact all the business including a large amount of laborous copying then necessary with but one assistant.
Though somewhat laborous, the solution to this problem lies in the comparison of the IPE characteristics of various otherwise identical MIS capacitors except for the application of different metal electrodes with strongly different work functions [21, 22].
Experts have already said that destroying chemical weapons would be a very laborous and difficult task which could take decades.
* Adapt the equation solver; since that was too laborous, the program has been adapted in an unelegant way.
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The referendum questions are explained as somewhat misleading, and that the package is somewhat laborous. There is a failure to interpret the sense of urgency and the monumental and detrimental effect that the potential results will have on the hard-won rights of the First Peoples.
"The master manufacturer, by dividing the work to be executed into different processes, each requiring different degrees of skill or force, can purchase exactly that precise quantity of both which is necessary for each process; whereas, if the whole work were executed by one workman, that person must possess sufficient skill to perform the most difficult, and sufficient strength to execute the most laborous of the operations into which the art is divided."(4)