Meaning of INDUSTRIAL in English

INDUSTRIAL

n.

Pronunciation: in- ' d ə s-tr ē - ə l

Function: adjective

Date: 15th century

1 : of or relating to industry

2 : derived from human industry < industrial wealth>

3 : engaged in industry <the industrial classes>

4 : used in or developed for use in industry < industrial diamonds> also : HEAVY-DUTY <an industrial zipper>

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

– in · dus · tri · al · ly \ -tr ē - ə -l ē \ adverb

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.