Industry

  • 1 Industry — Industry, CA U.S. city in California Population (2000): 777 Housing Units (2000): 124 Land area (2000): 11.715453 sq. miles (30.342882 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.177850 sq. miles (0.460630 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.893303 sq. miles… …

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  • 2 Industry — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Industry (Illinois) Industry (Iowa) Industry (Kalifornien) Industry (Maine) Industry (New York) Industry (Pennsylvania) Industry (Texas) Industry ist der Name mehrerer Musikgruppen: Industry… …

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  • 3 Industry — In dus*try, n.; pl. {Industries}. [L. industria, cf. industrius diligent; of uncertain origin: cf. F. industrie.] [1913 Webster] 1. Habitual diligence in any employment or pursuit, either bodily or mental; steady attention to business; assiduity; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 industry — [in′dəs trē] n. pl. industries [LME < MFr industrie < L industria < industrius, active, industrious < * indo struus < OL endo (> L in) + struere, to pile up, arrange: see STREW] 1. Obs. a) skill or cleverness b) the application… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 Industry —    Industry became an important, diverse, and fast growing sector of the Israeli economy that contributed about one third of the gross national product by the late 1970s and also became a major source of employment and of commodity exports. The… …

    Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • 6 industry — I (activity) noun adsiduitas, alacrity, application, ardor, assiduity, assiduousness, attention, bustle, busyness, constancy, determination, devotedness, devotion, diligence, diligentia, drive, dynamism, eagerness, earnestness, effort, employment …

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  • 7 Industry, CA — U.S. city in California Population (2000): 777 Housing Units (2000): 124 Land area (2000): 11.715453 sq. miles (30.342882 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.177850 sq. miles (0.460630 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.893303 sq. miles (30.803512 sq. km)… …

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  • 8 Industry, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 540 Housing Units (2000): 223 Land area (2000): 0.471115 sq. miles (1.220181 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000668 sq. miles (0.001731 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.471783 sq. miles (1.221912 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 9 Industry, PA — U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 1921 Housing Units (2000): 816 Land area (2000): 9.841635 sq. miles (25.489716 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.720393 sq. miles (1.865808 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.562028 sq. miles (27.355524 sq.… …

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  • 10 Industry, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 304 Housing Units (2000): 142 Land area (2000): 1.044782 sq. miles (2.705973 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.021992 sq. miles (0.056960 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.066774 sq. miles (2.762933 sq. km) FIPS code:… …

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  • 11 industry — [n1] manufacturing big business*, business, commerce, commercial enterprise, corporation, management, manufactory, megacorp*, mob, monopoly, multinational, outfit*, production, trade, traffic; concepts 323,325 industry [n2] hard work activity,… …

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  • 12 Industry — Industry, Städtischer Bezirk mit Postamt (Posttownship) in der Grafschaft Franklin des Staates Maine (Nordamerika) am Sandy River; 1200 Ew …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13 industry — industry, sociology of …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 14 industry — (n.) late 15c., cleverness, skill, from O.Fr. industrie activity; aptitude (14c.) or directly from L. industria diligence, activity, zeal, fem. of industrius industrious, diligent, used as a noun, from early L. indostruus diligent, from indu in,… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 15 industry — *business, trade, commerce, traffic …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 industry — ► NOUN (pl. industries) 1) economic activity concerned with the processing of raw materials and manufacture of goods in factories. 2) a particular branch of economic or commercial activity. 3) hard work. ORIGIN Latin industria diligence …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 Industry — The category describing a company s primary business activity. This category is usually determined by the largest portion of revenue. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * industry in‧dus‧try [ˈɪndəstri] noun industries PLURALFORM 1.… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 18 industry — The category describing a company s primary business activity. This category is usually determined by the largest portion of revenue. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * industry in‧dus‧try [ˈɪndəstri] noun industries PLURALFORM 1. [uncountable] …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 Industry — For other uses of this term, see Industry (disambiguation) An industry (from Latin industrius , diligent, industrious ) is the manufacturing of a good or service within a category. [http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/industry industry… …

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  • 20 industry — /in deuh stree/, n., pl. industries for 1, 2, 7. 1. the aggregate of manufacturing or technically productive enterprises in a particular field, often named after its principal product: the automobile industry; the steel industry. 2. any general… …

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