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industrial

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adjective in·dus·tri·al \in-ˈdəs-trē-əl\

Simple Definition of industrial

  • : of or relating to industry : of or relating to factories, the people who work in factories, or the things made in factories

  • : having a developed industry : having factories that actively make a product

  • : coming from or used in industry : made or used in factories; also : stronger than most other products of its kind

Full Definition of industrial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to industry

  2. 2 :  derived from human industry <industrial wealth>

  3. 3 :  engaged in industry <the industrial classes>

  4. 4 :  used in or developed for use in industry <industrial diamonds>; also :  heavy-duty <an industrial zipper>

  5. 5 :  characterized by highly developed industries <an industrial nation>

in·dus·tri·al·ly play \-trē-ə-lē\ adverb

Examples of industrial

  1. There are thousands of industrial uses for plastic.



15th Century

First Known Use of industrial

15th century


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industrial

noun in·dus·tri·al

Definition of industrial

  1. 1 a :  one that is employed in industry b :  a company engaged in industrial production or service

  2. 2 :  a stock or bond issued by an industrial corporation or enterprise



1865

First Known Use of industrial

1865




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