man-year

noun
\ ˈman-ˈyir How to pronounce man-year (audio) \

Definition of man-year

: a unit of the work done by one person in a year composed of a standard number of working days

First Known Use of man-year

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Man-year.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/man-year. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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