Dictionary

industrial engineering

industrial engineering

noun

Definition of INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

:  engineering that deals with the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems (as of people, materials, and energy) in industry
industrial engineer noun

First Known Use of INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

circa 1924

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: industrial geographyPrevious Word in the Dictionary: industrial designerAll Words Near: industrial engineering
February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears