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industry  


      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     
3   
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  
      n  
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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exp.
share ideas based on a similar experience
[Fig.] E.g.: They were both going through a divorce, so they met to compare notes.
exp.
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
adj.
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.
exp.
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
exp.
experience a special pleasure, excitement out of smth.; enjoy smth. very much
E.g.: She gets a bang out of shopping.
n.
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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