industrial industrial  /ɪn ˈdə stri əl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to or resulting from industry
  2. (adj) having highly developed industries
  3. (adj) employed in industry
  4. (adj) suitable to stand up to hard wear

Usage(s):

  1. The people of the industrial Ruhr cannot live without their steel plants and coal mines.
  2. But industrial stockpiles are so low that production should keep rising even as consumer spending remains weak, economists said.
  3. Growing up in the Garden State, Bargmann developed an affinity for befouled terrain during drives past the industrial dumps in New Jersey's Meadowlands.

News

  1. Fiat Industrial and CNH Announce That the Registration Statement on Form F-4 Has Been Declared Effective

    Fiat Industrial S.p.A. and CNH Global N.V. announced today that the registration statement on Form F?4 of FI CBM Holdings N.V. , has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Top Industrial Market News Stories for Third Week of June 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert

    Researched by Industrial Info Resources -- Here are Industrial Info's most read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust Announces Inclusion in FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Developed Index

    Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust Announces Inclusion in FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Developed Index
    on June 21, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. ...a speech at Natanz, Iran's main publicly known nuclear site, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said the country had installed 3,000 centrifuges in an underground facility, allowing Iran "to produce nuclear fuel on an industrial scale."
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: USA Today

  2. Unite has stated, "There can be no industrial peace without meaningful negotiations and while management victimizes trade unionists and uses disciplinary procedures in a witch-hunt."
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tony Woodley Source: Press TV

  3. "For all of the last century, the profit motive basically led in one direction _ toward machines, methods and industries that used oil and gas," said McCain. "Enormous good came from that industrial growth, and we are all the beneficiaries of...
    on May 12, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Washington Post

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