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Intensive   /ɪntˈɛnsɪv/   Listen

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

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"Intensive" Quotes from Famous Books

... 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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