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English definition of “post-industrial”

post-industrial

adjective uk   /ˌpəʊst.ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/ us    /ˌpoʊst-/
belonging or relating to an economy that is no longer based on heavy industry, such as the making of large machines: Service industries such as tourism have become more important in the post-industrial age.Economics and the state of the economy
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