service industry

Definition of service industry

  1. :  a type of business that provides services to customers rather than producing a product jobs in the service industries

Word by Word Definitions

serviceplay
  1. :  the occupation or function of serving

    :  employment as a servant

    :  the work performed by one that serves

  1. :  to perform services for: such as

    :  to repair or provide maintenance for

    :  to meet interest and sinking fund payments on

  1. :  of or relating to the armed services

    :  used in serving or supplying

    :  intended for hard or everyday use

  1. :  an Old World tree (Sorbus domestica) resembling the related mountain ashes but having larger flowers and larger edible fruit

    :  a related Old World tree (S. torminalis) with bitter fruits

industryplay
  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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