industry experience definition, industry experience meaning | English dictionary




      n   pl   , -tries  
1    organized economic activity concerned with manufacture, extraction and processing of raw materials, or construction  
2    a branch of commercial enterprise concerned with the output of a specified product or service  
the steel industry     
a    industrial ownership and management interests collectively, as contrasted with labour interests  
b    manufacturing enterprise collectively, as opposed to agriculture  
4    diligence; assiduity  
     (C15: from Latin industria diligence, from industrius active, of uncertain origin)  

basic industry  
      n   an industry which is highly important in a nation's economy  
bloodstock industry  
      n   the breeding and training of racehorses  
cottage industry  
      n   an industry in which employees work in their own homes, often using their own equipment  
service industry  
      n   an industry that provides services, such as transport or entertainment, rather than goods  
smokestack industry  
Informal   any of the traditional British industries, esp. heavy engineering or manufacturing, as opposed to such modern industries as electronics  
sunrise industry  
      n   any of the high-technology industries, such as electronics, that hold promise of future development  
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share ideas based on a similar experience
[Fig.] E.g.: They were both going through a divorce, so they met to compare notes.
also FCR, a customer-service indicator used in the call center industry.
à force faut industrie
based on scientific testing or practical experience, not on ideas
I found out that the distance from the pond doesn't affect the number of plants from the empirical data I collected.
expression used when referring to someone's profession, background, social class or life experience
E.g: People from all walks of life will participate to the event
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
experience a special pleasure, excitement out of smth.; enjoy smth. very much
E.g.: She gets a bang out of shopping.
ce n'est pas à un vieux singe qu'on apprend à faire la grimace
someone who, most of the time, carries a device enabling him to capture his day-by-day experiences (such as a photo camera, mobile phone etc.)
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