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English definition of “industrial”

industrial

noun     /ɪnˈdʌs.tri.əl/ specialized
[C] a company whose main business is producing goods : He owns a series of industrials across the US and beyond.Businesses and enterprisesFinancial investments and the stock market industrials [plural noun] shares in industrial companies : On Thursday the industrials moved up more than 50 points . Industrials were up 1.2 percent at the close of trading .
(Definition of industrial noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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