Definition of labour:

part of speech: verb

To work at; to exert one's powers of body or mind; to toil; to strive; to pitch and roll, as a ship; to struggle.

part of speech: noun

Exertion, bodily or mental, producing fatigue; toil; effort; the pangs and efforts of child- birth.

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