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English definition of “industrial”

industrial

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈdʌstriəl/
relating to industry: Building ships has ranked for years as one of the more dangerous industrial jobs. Industrial output fell in April. an industrial company
used in industry: Orders for industrial equipment have increased. industrial chemicals/cleaners industrial goods/products
having a lot of industry and factories: These workers have some of the best wages in industrial America. an industrial city/country
relating to businesses in general, not people: The rate cuts affect everything from home mortgages to commercial and industrial loans. industrial customers
HR relating to someone's work or job: He lost his hand in an industrial accident in 2008. industrial injury → See also post-industrial
industrially /ɪnˈdʌstriəli/ adverb
(Definition of industrial adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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