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Synonyms for labor

physical exertion that is usually difficult and exhausting

to exert one's mental or physical powers, usually under difficulty and to the point of exhaustion

to express at greater length or in greater detail

Synonyms for labor

an organized attempt by workers to improve their status by united action (particularly via labor unions) or the leaders of this movement

a political party formed in Great Britain in 1900

the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States

strive and make an effort to reach a goal

undergo the efforts of childbirth


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After a difficult, complicated labor, Cyr delivered her nine-pound baby girl around three in the morning.
This situation can even lead to further complications like oxygen deprivation for the baby, morning sickness, vaginal bleeding, high blood pressure and protein in the urine after 20 weeks of pregnancy (preeclampsia), restricted fetal growth, complicated labor, need for a C-section, premature birth, low birth weight and in extreme cases, the baby's life might be in jeopardy.
Although the type of exercise, intensity, duration and frequency are important considerations, benefits for the mom include improved cardiovascular function, less weight gain, improved attitude and mood, easier and less complicated labor, quicker recovery, and improved fitness.
However, if Chavez is successful, a more docile labor movement would likely result in lower labor costs and an easing of Venezuela's onerous and complicated labor laws.
I should say a bit about the past few years, which have really complicated labor force projections.