industry definition

  • noun:
    • Commercial production and purchase of products.
    • a certain branch of manufacture and trade: the textile business. See Synonyms at business.
    • The industry of an economy comprised of production companies: government regulation of industry.
    • Industrial management.
    • Energetic devotion to a job or an endeavor; diligence: demonstrated great cleverness and business as a prosecutor.
    • continuous work or study involving a specified subject or figure: the Civil War business; the Hemingway industry.
    • Archaeology an accumulation items or resources made of a specified material: a Mesolithic bone tissue business.
    • Archaeology A standardized custom of toolmaking related to a specified tool or tradition: a stone hand-ax industry; the Acheulian industry.
    • The habit of work persistently.
    • companies of the same type, regarded as a whole.
    • Businesses that create items in place of solutions.
    • The sector of the economic climate composed of large-scale enterprises.
    • Habitual diligence in every employment or goal, either actual or mental; steady attention to company; assiduity; -- opposed to sloth and idleness.
    • Any division or branch of art, career, or company; specifically, one that uses much work and money and it is a definite branch of trade
    • Human effort of any kind used by the creation of price, and regarded by some as a species of capital or wide range; work.
    • Habitual diligence in almost any work or task, whether bodily or emotional; sedulous focus on company; assiduity.
    • effective work; specifically, work employed in manufacturing; manufacture; hence, a specific part of work; a trade: as, the iron business; the cotton business: frequently made use of, in the plural, of positions in general: since, the arts and companies of a country.
    • Synonyms Application, Diligence, etc. (identify assiduity); task, laboriousness.
    • persevering determination to execute an activity
    • the organized action of creating of goods and solutions available
    • the individuals or organizations involved with a specific types of commercial enterprise

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