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time-consuming

[tahym-kuh n-soo-ming] /ˈtaɪm kənˌsu mɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of an action) requiring or wasting much time.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
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  • However, the process is considered by many to be more timeconsuming.
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time-consuming

adjective
1.
taking up or involving a great deal of time
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