heavy industry


Definition of heavy industry

  1. :  the production of goods (such as coal or steel) that are used to make other goods

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  having great weight

    :  characterized by mass or weight

    :  having a high specific gravity :  having great weight in proportion to bulk

  1. :  to a great or overwhelming degree :  with or as if with great weight :  in a heavy manner :  heavily

  1. :  heavyweight

    :  a theatrical role of a dignified or somber character

    :  an actor playing such a role

  1. :  diligence in an employment or pursuit

    :  steady or habitual effort

    :  systematic labor especially for some useful purpose or the creation of something of value

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a trip made at another's expense

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