industrial-strength

[ in-duhs-tree-uh l-strengkth, -strength, -strenth ]
/ ɪnˈdʌs tri əlˈstrɛŋkθ, -ˈstrɛŋθ, -ˈstrɛnθ /

adjective

unusually strong, potent, or the like: heavy-duty: an industrial-strength soap.

Nearby words

  1. industrial school,
  2. industrial sociology,
  3. industrial tribunal,
  4. industrial union,
  5. industrial workers of the world,
  6. industrialisation,
  7. industrialise,
  8. industrialism,
  9. industrialist,
  10. industrialization

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British Dictionary definitions for industrial-strength

industrial-strength

adjective

mainly jocular extremely strong or powerfulindustrial-strength tea
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