Labor-saving

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Labor-saving Saving labor; adapted to supersede or diminish the labor of men; designed to replace or conserve human and especially manual labor; as, labor-saving machinery; labor-saving appliances{4}; labor-saving devices like washing machines.
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Quotations

  • George Jean Nathan
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    “A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such a fool as to regard a fulsome obituary notice as ample reward.”
  • Jacques Maritain
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    “A single idea, if it is right, saves us the labor of an infinity of experiences.”
  • Lorne Sanny
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    “We have so many labor-saving devices today that we go broke keeping them repaired. Everything is easier, but requires greater maintenance.”
  • Source Unknown
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    “The best labor saving device is doing it tomorrow”
  • Woodrow T. Wilson
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    “Today's greatest labor-saving device is tomorrow.”
  • Daniel Webster
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    “They are usually denominated labor-saving machines, but it would be more just to call them labor-doing machines.”

Usage

In literature:

Indeed, these laborers have done more in saving than have the farmers.
"Quaker Hill" by Warren H. Wilson
The next autocrat may labor with equal earnestness to undo this good work; but it matters little, save in name.
"The Land of Thor" by J. Ross Browne
How can I save labor?
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Place a negro in a new environment; will he build railways and invent labor-saving machines?
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
A memory trained to clear recollection, what a saving of reiterated labor and of annoying helplessness.
"The History of Dartmouth College" by Baxter Perry Smith
The width of the lap in the American machine is likewise increased, and the saving in labor, therefore, is considerable.
"The Fabric of Civilization" by Anonymous
Labor-saving inventions will increase, and roads will be built and operated more cheaply.
"The Railroad Question" by William Larrabee
This saved the labor of one man.
"Rural Life and the Rural School" by Joseph Kennedy
The labor saved by this hammer is immense.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 3, August, 1850." by Various
By their timely supplies and personal labors many lives were saved, and thousands of the wounded were comforted.
"Three Years in the Federal Cavalry" by Willard Glazier
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In poetry:

Silent for once the restless hive of labor,
Save the low funeral tread,
Or voice of craftsman whispering to his neighbor
The good deeds of the dead.
"In Remembrance Of Joseph Sturge" by John Greenleaf Whittier
I wish they could see for themselves what a table--
What examples we set to the laboring poor,
In prudence, and saving, in those who are able
To live like a king and his court on a tour.
"Mrs. Merdle At Home" by Horatio Alger Jr
Into the lowly dwellings, where mother's cheeks grew pale,
I kissed the fading forehead, and hushed the infant's wail;
The wrath of men appeasing, to weary laborers gave
A greeting smile, and told them Christ came on earth to save.
"The Ministering Soul" by Mary Alice Walton
Well-pleased, America, thou beholdest,
Over the fields of the West, those crawling monsters,
The human-divine inventions, the labor-saving implements:
Beholdest, moving in every direction, imbued as with life, the
revolving hay-rakes,
"A Carol Of Harvest For 1867" by Walt Whitman

In news:

Telkonet, Inc has announced a time and labor-saving addition to its 200 Mbps Telkonet Series 5 powerline communications (PLC) system: the new DIN -Rail mounting adapter.
(And over the course of a year, using the dishwasher saves more than 400 hours of labor.
This rugged machine is the most versatile and maneuverable applicator on the market and will save countless hours of labor and increase your efficiency.
Manure lagoon equipment saves fuel and labor.
Always looking for ways to solve problems for grower customers, Pleasant View also has rolled out a Plant & Ship Program to help growers save labor.
The reduced labor to manage the servers alone saved the Army $70,000 in the project's first six months.
In this labor of love, for which the director sold his car, withdrew his savings and made way for Dublin, Watson traces the history and the remaining practitioners of Ireland's native instrument, the uilleann pipes .
Many operators are resorting to cutting employees' hours to save on labor costs, but experts say there's a better way.
Once again, the internet saves the world from boring hours of productive labor.
To save labor, buy packaged pulled pork instead of committing time to pulling it yourself.
Tippmann Group has developed a new alternative to traditional blast freezing which will save users up to 50% on their utilities and labor associated with blast freezing.
While most of us are enjoying our extended Labor Day weekend, someone is in need of blood products to save their life.
Has announced the introduction of its new Fulfill retrofit system, which allows owners of Nordson ProBlue® 4-, 7- and 10-liter melters to add maintenance- and labor-saving automatic adhesive filling capability to their existing operations.
Packaging Systems Automation offers rotary placers to complement its labor-saving packaging solutions.
The 3mm thick mat measures 24"x60" and is designed to save tools and projects from scratches, dings and dents associated with general labor tasks in a shop.
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In science:

From now on, to save labor, we put r = {ℓd}, s = {kd}, t = {d}.
Special values of generalized $\lambda$ functions at imaginary quadratic points
While such testing is possible manually, tool support avoids mistakes and saves much manual labor.
Improving the Technical Aspects of Software Testing in Enterprises
The ALEPH col laboration has recently reported a result based on 1, 039 ± 33Do tag → K π events, not listed in the table to save space.
Charm Results on CP Violation and Mixing
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