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deindustrializationnoun [U]

(UK usually deindustrialisation) uk   us   /diː.ɪnˌdʌs.tri.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
the ​process by which a ​country or ​areadepends less and less on ​industry to ​provide most of ​itswork or ​income: the deindustrialization of ​America/the Northeast of ​England
(Definition of deindustrialization from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deindustrializationnoun [U]

( UK also deindustrialisation) uk   us   /diːɪnˌdʌstriəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
the ​reduction of the ​amount of ​industry in an ​area or a country: The photographs show Philadelphia ​rising up in the ​industrial age and ​deteriorating through the post-war ​years of deindustrialization.
(Definition of deindustrialization from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deindustrialization”
in Chinese (Simplified) 工业生产能力的解除,去工业化…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工業生產能力的解除,去工業化…
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