the sociological study of social relationships and social structures in business settings.
[in-duhs-tree-uh l-strengkth, -strength, -strenth] /ɪnˈdʌs tri əlˈstrɛŋkθ, -ˈstrɛŋθ, -ˈstrɛnθ/ adjective 1. unusually strong, potent, or the like: heavy-duty: an industrial-strength soap. adjective 1. (mainly jocular) extremely strong or powerful: industrial-strength tea adjective Powerful, sturdy, weighty, etc, as if fit for use in industry; heavy-duty: drinking a cup of industrial-strength coffee out of a pig-shaped mug/ […]
- Industrial tribunal
noun 1. (in Northern Ireland and formerly elsewhere in the UK) a tribunal that rules on disputes between employers and employees regarding unfair dismissal, redundancy, etc
[in-dawr-out-dawr, in-dohr-out-dohr] /ˈɪnˌdɔrˈaʊtˌdɔr, ˈɪnˌdoʊrˈaʊtˌdoʊr/ adjective 1. designed or constructed to be used either indoors or outdoors: indoor-outdoor carpeting.
noun 1. an international industrial labor union, considered radical by many, that was organized in Chicago in 1905 and that disintegrated after 1920. Abbreviation: I.W.W., IWW. noun 1. an international revolutionary federation of industrial unions founded in Chicago in 1905: banned in the US in 1949 IWW See also Wobbly