Meaning of INDUSTRIAL in English

— industrially , adv. — industrialness , n.

/in dus"tree euhl/ , adj.

1. of, pertaining to, of the nature of, or resulting from industry: industrial production; industrial waste.

2. having many and highly developed industries: an industrial nation.

3. engaged in an industry or industries: industrial workers.

4. of or pertaining to the workers in industries: industrial training.

5. used in industry: industrial diamonds: industrial fabrics.

6. noting or pertaining to industrial life insurance.


7. an industrial product: diamonds classed as industrials and nonindustrials.

8. a company engaged in industrial enterprises.

9. an employee in some industry, esp. a manufacturing industry.

10. industrials , stocks and bonds of industrial companies.

[ 1580-90; INDUSTRY + -AL 1 ]

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