[in-duhs-tree-uh-lahyz] /ɪnˈdʌs tri əˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), industrialized, industrializing.
to introduce into (an area) on a large scale.
to convert to the ideals, methods, aims, etc., of .
verb (used without object), industrialized, industrializing.
to undergo industrialization.
to follow or espouse .
(transitive) to develop industry on an extensive scale in (a country, region, etc)
(intransitive) (of a country, region, etc) to undergo the development of industry on an extensive scale
1852, from industrial + -ize, or else from French industrialiser (1842), from Medieval Latin industrialis. Related: Industrialized; industrializing.
noun 1. life insurance having a relatively low face value in which premiums are paid weekly or monthly to an agent.
[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 : […]
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noun 1. See melanism (sense 1)