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labor meaning

EN[ˈleɪ.bɚ] [-eɪbə(r)]
US
WLabor
EN Labor

    Definition of labor in English Dictionary

  • NounPLlabors
    1. American standard spelling of labour.
    2. VerbSGlaborsPRlaboringPT, PPlabored
      1. American standard spelling of labour.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • A cross-sectional study was conducted during the rainy and postrainy season of August to December 2011 in the labor ward of the tertiary Hospital (Medani) in the central Sudan.
          • Julianna needs to be careful if she keeps holding with the hare and running with the hounds; she might wind up making enemies of both labor and management.
          • We wanted an overall treatment system that gave us optimum reliability and required a minimum of labor to operate - from primary clarifier thru sludge handling, …
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
            Related Links:
            1. en labors
            2. en laborious
            3. en laboratory
            4. en labored
            5. en laborer
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            Meaning of labor for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "labor" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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