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capital–intensive

adjective

Simple Definition of capital–intensive

  • business : requiring the payment or investment of a very large amount of money

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of capital–intensive

  1. :  having a high capital cost per unit of output; especially :  requiring greater expenditure in the form of capital than of labor

1959

First Known Use of capital–intensive

1959


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