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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Industry (0.01157 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to Industry.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak) Definition: industry industri
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: industry industri, kegetolan, perindustrian
English → English (WordNet) Definition: industry industry n 1: the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; “each industry has its own trade publications” 2: the organized action of making of goods and services for sale; “American industry is making increased use of computers to control production” [syn: manufacture] 3: persevering determination to perform a task; “his diligence won him quick promotions”; “frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues” [syn: diligence, industriousness]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Industry Industry \In"dus*try\, n.; pl. Industries. [L. industria, cf. industrius diligent; of uncertain origin: cf. F. industrie.] [1913 Webster] 1. Habitual diligence in any employment or pursuit, either bodily or mental; steady attention to business; assiduity; -- opposed to sloth and idleness; as, industry pays debts, while idleness or despair will increase them. [1913 Webster] We are more industrious than our forefathers, because in the present times the funds destined for the maintenance of industry are much greater in proportion to those which are likely to be employed in the maintenance of idleness, than they were two or three centuries ago. --A. Smith. [1913 Webster] 2. Any department or branch of art, occupation, or business; especially, one which employs much labor and capital and is a distinct branch of trade; as, the sugar industry; the iron industry; the cotton industry. [1913 Webster] 3. (Polit. Econ.) Human exertion of any kind employed for the creation of value, and regarded by some as a species of capital or wealth; labor. Syn: Diligence; assiduity; perseverance; activity; laboriousness; attention. See Diligence. [1913 Webster]


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