- a person who owns or is involved in the management of an industrial enterprise.
- of, relating to, or characterized by industrialism.
Origin of industrialist
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Examples from the Web for industrialist
Egyptian industrialist Shafik Gabr was in Davos, Switzerland, when the revolution began.Shafik Gabr: What Egypt's Top Tycoon Fears Most
February 16, 2011
Then he clapped the industrialist on the shoulder and strode off.
But he knew it was too late to stop the industrialist from extracting the details from him.
She barred the Industrialist's quick movement in that direction.
They entered the house and the Industrialist greeted his wife calmly.
The American Federation of Labor was represented in no direct way among the five great powers of this industrialist convention.The I.W.W.
Paul Frederick Brissenden
- a person who has a substantial interest in the ownership or control of industrial enterprise
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Word Origin and History for industrialist
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