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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The amount of work a person does in a twelve month period.

Usage examples (6)
  • Just creating and animating one avatar model of one race can take a man-year.
  • The net result was that we had to employ in the harvest 500,000 man-year, 500,000 man-years, years of 260 workdays, 8-hour days, for a production of sugar and molasses...
  • High tech man-year = 730 people trying to finish a project before lunch.
  • Stackoverflow is pretty much a small hobby project: less than what -- 1 man-year (pace, St Brooks, pace) of effort? for more
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