mul·​ti-in·​dus·​try ˌməl-tē-ˈin-(ˌ)də-strē How to pronounce multi-industry (audio)
: involving or relating to more than one industry
multi-industry companies
… a multi-industry alignment of forces from digital broadcasting, consumer media computing, video games, and the broadcast Web.Jeff Mace et al.

Word History

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of multi-industry was in 1921

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Cite this Entry

“Multi-industry.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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