laborsaving

adjective
la·​bor·​sav·​ing | \ ˈlā-bər-ˌsā-viŋ How to pronounce laborsaving (audio) \

Definition of laborsaving

: adapted to replace or decrease human and especially manual labor laborsaving machines

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Examples of laborsaving in a Sentence

a new laborsaving device let us clean the house in half the time

First Known Use of laborsaving

1791, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of laborsaving was in 1791

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“Laborsaving.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laborsaving. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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