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Intensive   /ɪntˈɛnsɪv/   Listen
Intensive

adjective
1.
Characterized by a high degree or intensity; often used as a combining form.  "Intensive care" , "Research-intensive" , "A labor-intensive industry"
2.
Tending to give force or emphasis.
3.
Of agriculture; intended to increase productivity of a fixed area by expending more capital and labor.  "Intensive conditions"



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... call was issued for local workers and the "school" was opened, larger than ever. For the first few weeks it might be said that half the factory was a school of intensive instruction; and then, one day which Mary will never forget, a few lonely looking bearings made laborious progress through the plant—only a few, but each one embodying a secret which I will ...
— Mary Minds Her Business • George Weston



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