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productivity
used in A Thousand Acres

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Definition
economics and business:  production compared to inputs such as labor and materials

(Often productivity is used as an abbreviation for "labor productivity" which is the value of production divided by the hours of labor to create that production)
  • Beside it lay his lust for every new method designed to swell productivity.
    p. 45.2

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