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

1959

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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