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labour noun definition in Manufacturing topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

labour

 noun: Manufacturing topic
[uncountable] work, especially physical work manual labour (= work using your hands) The price will include the labour and materials. The company wants to keep down labour costs. The workers voted to withdraw their labour (= to stop work as a means of protest). He was sentenced to two years in a labour camp (= a type of prison where people have to do hard physical work).

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