an industry that provides services, such as transport or entertainment, rather than goods
service industry definition
An industry that produces services rather than goods. Examples include transportation, banking, retail trade, and entertainment.
noun 1. Tennis. the rear boundary of a service court. 2. a line running parallel to the front wall in certain court games, as handball or squash, that marks a boundary of the service area. service line noun (in certain racket games) 1. the line at the back of the court behind which the server […]
noun, plural servicemen [sur-vis-men, -muh n] /ˈsɜr vɪsˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA) 1. a member of the armed forces of a country. 2. a person whose occupation is to maintain or repair equipment: a television serviceman. noun (pl) -men 1. Also called (feminine) servicewoman. a person who serves in the armed services of a country 2. […]
noun 1. a proprietary term, such as Blue Cross and Blue Shield, American Express, or Planned Parenthood, that is registered with the Patent and Trademark Office. Abbreviation: SM.
noun, Military. 1. a medal awarded for performance of specified service, usually in time of war or national emergency.