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tourist industry (ˈtʊərɪst ˈɪndəstrɪ) 



  1. the people, activities, and organizations involved in providing services for people on holiday, for example hotels, restaurants, and tour guides

Example Sentences Including 'tourist industry'

A NEW web portal has been launched targeting hard-pressed smaller accommodation providers in the Scottish tourist industry.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
Apparently the tourist industry in places like Atlantic City and Miami takes precedence over victory.
Ross, Melville Lohengrin
Dudman's bias is even more marked in her potted account of the town's nascent tourist industry.
Sebastian Hope HOTEL TIBERIAS: A Tale of Two Grandfathers (2004)
Everyone talked about the tourist industry and how Jamaica was growing to be one of the most popular spots in the Caribbean.
Andrews, Virginia Web of Dreams
Has it occurred to you that if Abernethy publishes what's going on up here we're going to have a major tourist industry in twelve hours?
Pat Dargan says such development" is potentially damaging for our tourist industry.
Irish Times (2002)
The blasts also shattered the tourist industry in one of Asia's travel gems.
New Zealand Herald (2003)
What is for sure is that Ireland can wave goodbye to its tourist industry.
Spiked (2003)


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