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embodied labour [1 record]

Record 1 1999-06-30


Subject field(s)
  • Workplace Organization
  • Work Study

The value of the material and fixed capital (plant, equipment, buildings) used in any process, expressed in units of working time or wages.


  • Organisation du travail et équipements
  • Étude du travail

La valeur du matériel et d'une façon générale du capital (outillage, équipement, immeubles) utilisés dans une opération, exprimée en unités de travail ou de salaire.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Organización del trabajo y equipos
  • Estudio del trabajo
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