capital–intensive

adjective

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

First Known Use of capital–intensive

1959


CAPITAL–INTENSIVE Defined for English Language Learners

capital-intensive

adjective

Definition of capital–intensive for English Language Learners

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


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