the application of psychological principles and techniques to business and industrial problems, as in the selection of personnel or development of training programs.
the scientific study of human behaviour and cognitive processes in relation to the working environment
noun 1. (used with a plural verb) the dealings or relations of an industrial concern with its employees, with labor in general, with the public, etc. 2. (used with a singular verb) the administration of such relations, especially to maintain goodwill for an industrial concern. noun 1. (functioning as pl) those aspects of collective relations […]
noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letters) the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments. […]
- Industrial robot language
language, robotics (IRL) A high-level language for programming industrial robots. [“IRL, Industrial Robot Language”, DIN 66312, Beuth-Verlag 1992]. (1996-11-28)
[in-duhs-tree-uh l] /ɪnˈdʌs tri əl/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, of the nature of, or resulting from : industrial production; industrial waste. 2. having many and highly developed : an industrial nation. 3. engaged in an or : industrial workers. 4. of or relating to the workers in : industrial training. 5. used in : […]