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industrializeverb [I or T]

(UK usually industrialise) uk   us   /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.ə.laɪz/
to ​developindustry: It was the first ​country to industrialize.
(Definition of industrialize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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industrializeverb [I/T]

 /ɪnˈdʌs·tri·əˌlɑɪz/
social studies to ​increase the ​amount of ​industry in a ​place or ​region
industrialization
noun [U]  /ɪnˌdʌs·tri·ə·ləˈzeɪ·ʃən/
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industrializeverb [I or T]

( UK also industrialise) uk   us   /ɪnˈdʌstriəlaɪz/ ECONOMICS
to ​developindustry within a country: The government's trickiest ​challenge is how to industrialise, and ​movepeople out of the ​laggingagriculturalsector.
(Definition of industrialize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “industrialize”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)工业化…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)工業化…
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