Definition of 'intensive'
Example sentences containing 'intensive'
Ministers are looking at how to ease the burden of higher electricity prices on energy intensive industry.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2012) The Sun (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Geography Basic Facts (1983) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The implementation of more intensive and modernised farming encountered the problem of land shortage.Refugees in the Age of Total War (1988) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Know Your Own Mind (1991)
It is expensive and very energy intensive.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Clothes sales have turned positive in recent months after an intensive effort to make its womenswear more fashionable.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
They are less labour intensive and have long lives at low recurrent cost once the initial period of capital spending is over.After Thatcher (1989) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2009)
Defence sources said that intensive efforts had been made over the weekend to pinpoint the hostages and assess the strength of the Taleban presence.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They are resource intensive and it just won't be viable for some of the courses to continue with the student cohorts they currently have.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
But the Government has resisted intensive lobbying from the Church to add theology to the list of exemptions.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That is why nearly 60 per cent of pork is imported - mainly from more intensive farms on the continent where welfare standards are not as rigorous.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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