Manpower definition

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The power of human physical strength.
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The collective strength or availability for work of the people in any given area, nation, etc.
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Power furnished by human physical strength.
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Power in terms of the workers available to a particular group or required for a particular task.
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The definition of manpower is the strength or force of a human, or the combined strength of a group of people.

An example of manpower is the muscle power of five men on a work crew.

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The total number of all available workers; the workforce.
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The power exerted by a single person (analogous to horsepower.)
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Origin of manpower