Translation of "industrial" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/ us /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/

B2 in or related to industry, or having a lot of industry and factories, etc.

industrial output 工业产量
industrial expansion 工业扩张
an industrial landscape/nation 工业地貌/国家
He has an industrial background (= he has worked in industry). 他在工业领域工作过。

More examples

  • The fund provides money to clean up chemically polluted industrial sites.
  • The developers dealt with the problem in the time-honoured way, burying the industrial waste in landfill sites.
  • Houses near industrial sites often do not sell so quickly because they are regarded as undesirable.
  • There's a long history of industrial disputes at the factory.
  • It's the unrelieved drabness of big industrial cities that depresses me.


uk /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/ us /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/ specialized
industrials [ plural noun ]

shares in industrial companies

On Thursday the industrials moved up more than 50 points. 在周四工业股上升了超过五十点。
Industrials were up 1.2 percent at the close of trading. 在交易结束的时候工业股票上升了1.2个百分点。

(Translation of “industrial” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)