Translation of "industry" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈɪn.də.stri/ us /ˈɪn.də.stri/

industry noun (PRODUCTION)

B2 [ U ] the companies and activities involved in the process of producing goods for sale, especially in a factory or special area

trade and industry 贸易和工业
industry and commerce 工商业
The city needs to attract more industry. 这个城市需要吸引更多的工业。
The strike seriously reduced coal deliveries to industry. 罢工使得向工业输送的煤炭量大幅下降。

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industry noun (TYPE OF WORK)

B1 [ C ] the people and activities involved in one type of business

the gas/electricity industry 燃气业/电力工业
the tourist industry 旅游业
manufacturing industries 制造业
The computer industry has been booming. 计算机行业已经日益繁荣起来了。

[ C ] disapproving something that is produced or is available in large quantities and makes a lot of money

the heritage industry 遗产产业

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industry noun (QUALITY)

[ U ] formal the quality of regularly working hard

I must say that I'm very impressed by her industry. 我得说她的勤奋给我留下了很深的印象。

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