/ (ˌdiːɪnˌdʌstrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃən) /
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the decline in importance of manufacturing industry in the economy of a nation or area
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How to use deindustrialization in a sentence
Our regulatory structures too often encourage deindustrialization and rent-seeking.