an industry which is highly important in a nation’s economy
Agriculture is the foremost and basic industry of the institution.
Tuskegee & Its People: Their Ideals and Achievements Various
Agriculture is or has been the basic industry of nearly every race or nation that has succeeded.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, 1995, Memorial Issue Various
That is the basic industry of all civilized life, farming, and woman’s service in the farm home.
The Family and it’s Members Anna Garlin Spencer
Seventy-five per cent of the workers in the basic industry are unable to send their children to school.
The Centralia Conspiracy Ralph Chaplin
Agriculture is, or has been, the basic industry of nearly every race or nation that has succeeded.
The Future of the American Negro Booker T. Washington
- Basic jovial
basic jovial language A subset of JOVIAL written ca. 1965. [Sammet 1969, p.529]. (1995-04-19)
- Basic input/output system
basic input/output system operating system (BIOS, ROM BIOS) The part of the system software of the IBM PC and compatibles that provides the lowest level interface to peripheral devices and controls the first stage of the bootstrap process, including installing the operating system. The BIOS is stored in ROM, or equivalent, in every PC. Its […]
bashan-havoth-jair the Bashan of the villages of Jair, the general name given to Argob by Jair, the son of Manasseh (Deut. 3:14), containing sixty cities with walls and brazen gates (Josh. 13:30; 1 Kings 4:13). (See ARGOB.)
- Bashan, hill of
bashan, hill of (Ps. 68:15), probably another name for Hermon, which lies to the north of Bashan.