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mechanize

[′mek·ə‚nīz]
(mechanical engineering)
To substitute machinery for human or animal labor.
To produce or reproduce by machine.
(ordnance)
To equip a military force with armed and armored vehicles.
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and I think the demand for mechanization will be great.
Many innovations in agricultural mechanization occurred in the middle of the 19th century.
1987) A General Equilibrium Analysis of the Effects of Farm Mechanization on Wheat and Rice Production in Pakistan.
He also questions the union's abdication to management on technological questions in the critical 1920 Coal Commission deliberations; the union's policy on mechanization, he argues, was little more than "a policy of expediency.
This study attempts an explanation for the above observed trend by hypothesizing that the increase in mechanization and consequent decline in labor supply in agriculture may in fact result from the increasing cost of labor which, in turn, may be the result of an increase in food prices.
Meanwhile, China's three major crops also achieved rapid development in terms of mechanization level.
The promotion of Agriculture Mechanization programme will be implemented in all districts of the province.
CALASIAO -- Farm mechanization, irrigation and financing will be included in the farming sector's road map next year to prepare farmers and the country's agriculture and fishery products for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) integration, a Department of Agriculture (DA) official said.
His work with vineyard mechanization started in 1966 and was sparked by concerns about the cost of vineyard labor and the potential shortage of a reliable supply of vineyard workers.
We do this through support of the investments in a new modern equipment and mechanization and by securing favorable loans and strong support of marketing", Dimovski said.
Three tenders for the construction of administrative buildings, warehouses, workshops and fences at subordinated mechanization stations in El Delingat, Naguib Mahfouz Station & Itay El Baroud under three contracts.
Recognizing the transformation, agricultural mechanization was ranked as one of the greatest engineering achievements of the 20th century by the National Academy of Engineering.

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