industrialized industrialized  /ɪn ˈdə stri ə ˌlaɪzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) made industrial; converted to industrialism

Usage(s):

  1. That rate is among the highest in the industrialized world.
  2. Across the industrialized world, women still live 5 to 10 years longer than men.
  3. However disparities between agrarian and industrialized economies and how they can relate and balance each other has its roots in the theories of economist William Arthur Lewis.

News

  1. Stock-Market Crashes Through the Ages – Part II – 19th Century

    Stock-market crashes saw the light of day more and more as the world became industrialized. The 19th century saw a rapid increase in their numbers. There’s money to be had at any time, whether the market is going up or down. But, it’s avoiding the downs and pulling out before the things start to go haywire that is important. Or, at least, investing in what’s good and what’s going to take a hike ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Zero Hedge

  2. German Source: G8 May Discuss Role of Central Banks

    Leaders of the Group of Eight industrialized nations are likely to discuss the role of central banks and monetary policy at a summit in next week.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX Business

  3. G8 may discuss role of central banks: German source

    By Stephen Brown BERLIN (Reuters) - Leaders of the Group of Eight (G8) industrialized nations are likely to discuss the role of central banks and monetary policy at a summit in Northern Ireland next week, a German source said on Thursday. "It is understandable that there are different views of the role of central banks and monetary policy around the world," said the German official, noting that ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "South Africa is a center between the emerging markets of Central and South America and the newly industrialized nations of South and Far East Asia," Zuma said.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Jacob Zuma Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Many countries in the industrialized world have reached the limits of fiscal expansion," Mr. Trichet told a central banking conference. "Fiscal authorities need to look beyond the current cyclical upturn. There is no alternative to that."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. "Like every advanced industrialized country, we are coming to terms with some of the issues surrounding climate change," Brown said Monday. "It is pretty clear that some of the 19th-century structures, and where they were sited, is something...
    on Jul 24, 2007 By: Gordon Brown Source: CTV.ca

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