Definition of 'industrial'
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They added that staff had voted by nine to one for industrial action. The Sun (2016)The scale of the industrial action is unforgivable. The Sun (2016)Southern passengers have suffered for months as a result of industrial action and staff shortages. The Sun (2016)Industrial action should be sorted out through the labour courts. The Sun (2017)Any talk of more industrial action must end. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Eurozone industrial production dipped in July as recovery in the currency bloc continued to lose momentum. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He said that Britain is the home of the industrial revolution and the engine. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The dispute on Southern will be compounded by industrial action on other networks over the festive period. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The programme of industrial action goes ahead, with the union remaining committed to genuine and meaningful talks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Back then Britain was about to take full advantage of the second industrial revolution, the modernisation of production techniques and investment in infrastructure. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The industrial action is over pay and conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But such migrants were not really "foreigners" or "strangers" to the industrial city. Migrants in Modern France: Population Mobility in the Later Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (1989)The world today is undergoing a transformation as profound as the industrial revolution. Sociology (1995)Yesterday the industrial production figures were not as good as they were expected to be. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The only way of realising it in a modern industrial society was through despotism. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Since then the business has been hit by the worst industrial action in decades. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But we could be on the verge of a new industrial revolution. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Greece has been rocked by riots and industrial action in protest over spending cuts by the government. The Sun (2010)But his mind was on the heroes of the industrial revolution and the engineering he had studied at school. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Clermont: an industrial city in the middle of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Its aim was to unite art, craft and mass industrial production. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Industrial production dropped and unemployment rose to 1 million. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The white goods giant is facing industrial action over a 1.5 per cent pay increase offer. The Sun (2015)According to the experts, industrial food production is worse for the environment than driving cars. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The industrial action called by Unite has inflicted significant further damage on the company. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was the first industrial action over pay in the health service for 32 years. The Sun (2014)The position the West had acquired in the world economy provided an active framework for the industrial revolution. World History: Patterns of Change and Continuity (1995)Since the industrial revolution there has been a distinct third phase, our continuing destruction of the natural environment. EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)But also with a touching belief that their experience is the beginning of the next industrial revolution and could change the world for the better. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Industrial production has remained weak. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A lot of the city 's old industrial districts are transforming into busy commercial hubs. The Sun (2014)In the once industrial city of Birmingham, a new powerhouse is emerging. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The other person lives in an industrial city which has considerable traffic jams, pollution, noise and crime. Collins Dictionary of Economics (1993)Show how this was true with the earliest agricultural cities, with industrial cities, and with the emerging global city. Sociology (1995)
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Translations for 'industrial'
British English: industrial /ɪnˈdʌstrɪəl/ ADJECTIVE
Industrial means relating to industry.
...industrial machinery and equipment.
- American English: industrial
- Arabic: صِنَاعِيٌّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: industrial
- Chinese: 工业的
- Croatian: industrijski
- Czech: průmyslový
- Danish: industriel
- Dutch: industrieel
- European Spanish: industrial
- Finnish: teollisuus-
- French: industriel
- German: industriell
- Greek: βιομηχανικός
- Italian: industriale
- Japanese: 産業の
- Korean: 산업의
- Norwegian: industriell
- Polish: przemysłowy
- European Portuguese: industrial
- Romanian: industrial
- Russian: промышленный
- Spanish: industrial
- Swedish: industriell
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับอุตสาหกรรม
- Turkish: endüstriyel
- Ukrainian: промисловий
- Vietnamese: thuộc công nghiệp
Definition of industrial from the Collins English Dictionary
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