noun, Chiefly British.
(Brit) any action, such as a strike or go-slow, taken by employees in industry to protest against working conditions, redundancies, etc
- Industrial archaeology
noun 1. the study of past industrial machines, works, etc noun the study of former industrial buildings and equipment; the study of the period and the work sites of the Industrial Revolution and thereafter
noun 1. (used with a plural verb) the methods of using tools and machinery, as taught in secondary and technical schools. 2. (used with a singular verb) a subject or course of study that teaches such methods and skills.
- Industrial democracy
noun 1. control of an organization by the people who work for it, esp by workers holding positions on its board of directors
noun 1. the art that deals with the design problems of manufactured objects, including problems of designing such objects with consideration for available materials and means of production, of designing packages, bottles, etc., for manufactured goods, and of graphic design for manufactured objects, packages, etc. noun 1. the art or practice of designing any object […]