Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. labour, OF. labour, laber, labur, F. labeur, L. labor,; cf. Gr. lamba`nein to take, Skr. labh, to get, seize
Furthermore the country was new and labor scarce.
"A Son of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland
It was a frequent complaint that these men were as effective as labor agents in urging negro laborers to go north.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
Wherever there has been a development of labor industry calling for unskilled labor he has found a place.
"The Negro Farmer" by Carl Kelsey
This laboring day after day, during the specified number of years, constitutes the "hard labor" in the meaning of the court.
"The Prison Chaplaincy, And Its Experiences" by Hosea Quinby
The hygiene of pregnancy, labor and its sequels, is of the highest importance.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
Labor was despised, and a laborer was considered but little above a beast.
"The Ghosts" by Robert G. Ingersoll
As he labored, he wrote; and his discoveries and meditations all found lodgment in his sole confidant, his journal.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
Those laborers are no good.
"Calumet 'K'" by Samuel Merwin
The laborer can live on less; and, if we can manufacture at less cost, we shall be all right again.
"Hope Mills" by Amanda M. Douglas
So I think in regard to laborers, were they trained to it.
"Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages" by William Andrus Alcott
Labor with what zeal we will,
Something still remains undone,
Something uncompleted still
Waits the rising of the sun.
"Something Left Undone. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Second)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
He shall do no labor; he never shall know
The touch of spur or rein;
Nor shall his back be ever crossed
By living rider again
"Miles Keogh's Horse" by John Hay
His labors,--will they ever cease,--
With hand and tongue and pen?
Shall wearied Nature ask release
At threescore years and ten?
"To James Freeman Clarke" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Can it be true that all my love,
Of which I so proudly boast,
Is drift-wood on the restless sea
And my task, "Love's labor lost?"
"Love's Labor Lost" by Frank Barbour Coffin
I would be a torch unto your hand,
A lamp upon your forehead, Labor,
In the wild darkness before the Dawn
That I shall never see…
"Dedication" by Lola Ridge
Let distant times and nations raise
The long succession of thy praise,
And unborn ages make my song
The joy and labor of their tongue.
"Psalm 145" by Isaac Watts
Dick Meister, former labor editor of the SF Chronicle and KQED-TV Newsroom, has covered labor and politics for a half-century.
Dick Meister, former labor editor of the SF Chronicle and KQED-TV Newsroom, has covered labor and politics for more than a half century.
Labor leaders and teachers are always looking for an effective film with which to introduce labor history.
MPR's Dan Kraker discusses the labor negotiations going into Labor Day weekend.
Serious labor rights abuses against foreign workers were common, and there were reported cases of trafficking for labor purposes.
View full size Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian Federal labor investigators stopped shipments of valuable blueberries while investigating labor practices at Oregon farms.
Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows an unmistakable decline in the Labor Force Participation Rate under President Obama.
The Labor Department said the jobless rate dropped over the month, to 8.1% from 8.3% in July, but that came as many people dropped out of the labor market.
Larry Itliong,a Filipino labor leader who played a pivotal role in the farm labor movement, continues to reside in history's shadows.
Larry Itliong was a Filipino labor leader whose pivotal role in the farm labor movement has gone largely unrecognized.
BURLINGAME – CTA President Barbara E Kerr issued this statement on the passing of California labor leader Miguel Contreras, the executive secretary-treasurer of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor.
Labor leaders on Sunday mourned the death and celebrated the life of Dennis O'Neil, a stalwart in the labor movement who was well known for his advocacy at the state Capitol.
Dick Meister, former labor editor of the SF Chronicle and KQED-TV Newsroom, has covered labor and politics for a half century.
City employee labor union sues city, claiming Broadnax's budget plan violates contracts, labor laws.
Considering how few legislative victories there have been for labor in the past two years and with a new Republican-dominated House of Representatives, things are looking grim for labor groups.
This notion of specialization diverges from easy quantiﬁcation not only due to the ad hoc nature of measuring “specialized knowledge,” but also that specialization implies a division of labor of Wikipedian tasks, as discussed in section 3.4.
A Wikipedia Literature Review
Thomas W¨ohner and Ralf Peters (2009), “Assessing the quality of wikipedia articles with lifecycle based metrics,” in The Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Wikis and Open Col laboration.
A Wikipedia Literature Review
When UniTESK is applied for control subsystems of RTES, it is less labor intensive to measure the coverage of the source code of the model.
Model-Based Testing of Safety Critical Real-Time Control Logic Software
This reduces the time and labor required for testing.
Semi-Quantitative Group Testing: a General Paradigm with Applications in Genotyping
Yet each of these models labors under the assumption that the integration of processing necessarily goes hand in hand with the integration of the knowledge sources.
Having Your Cake and Eating It Too: Autonomy and Interaction in a Model of Sentence Processing