HyperDic: industrial

English > 4 senses of the word industrial:
ADJECTIVEpertindustrialof or relating to or resulting from industry
allindustrialhaving highly developed industries
allindustrialemployed in industry
allindustrialsuitable to stand up to hard wear
industrial > pronunciation
Soundsihndah'striyahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > industrial: 4 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or resulting from industry.
Example"industrial output"
Spanishindustrial
Catalanindustrial
Nounsindustrythe organized action of making of goods and services for sale
Adverbsindustriallyby industrial means
English > industrial: 4 senses > adjective 2
MeaningHaving highly developed industries.
Examples
  • "the industrial revolution"
  • "an industrial nation"
Narrowerdeveloped, highly-developed(used of societies) having high industrial development
industrialized, industrialisedmade industrial
postindustrialOf or relating to a society or economy marked by a lessened importance of manufacturing and an increase / increase of services, information, and research
See alsoprogressivefavoring / favoring or promoting progress
Oppositenonindustrialnot having highly developed manufacturing enterprises
Spanishindustrial
Catalanindustrial
English > industrial: 4 senses > adjective 3
Meaningemployed in industry.
Examples
  • "the industrial classes"
  • "industrial work"
Broaderblue-collarOf or designating manual industrial work or workers
Spanishindustrial
Catalanindustrial
English > industrial: 4 senses > adjective 4
MeaningSuitable to stand up to hard wear.
Example"industrial carpeting"
Broaderheavy-dutydesigned for heavy work
Spanishindustrial
Catalanindustrial

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