industrial art


Definition of industrial art

: a subject taught in elementary and secondary schools that aims at developing a manual skill, a familiarity with tools and machines, or an acquaintance with industrial processes and design

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First Known Use of industrial art

circa 1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Industrial art.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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