a person who owns or is involved in the management of an industrial enterprise.
of, relating to, or characterized by industrialism.
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How to use industrialist in a sentence
The new backdoor into the Roth opened in 2010 and set off a frenzy of conversions among hedge fund managers, industrialists and heirs, the tax records reviewed by ProPublica show.Lord of the Roths: How Tech Mogul Peter Thiel Turned a Retirement Account for the Middle Class Into a $5 Billion Tax-Free Piggy Bank | by Justin Elliott, Patricia Callahan and James Bandler | June 24, 2021 | ProPublica
The ruling opened a gaping loophole, Hull warned, allowing industrialists to build a company and borrow against the stock to pay living expenses.The Secret IRS Files: Trove of Never-Before-Seen Records Reveal How the Wealthiest Avoid Income Tax | by Jesse Eisinger, Jeff Ernsthausen and Paul Kiel | June 8, 2021 | ProPublica
Eventually, the company struck a deal to build the plant at the Elk Creek Mine, which is owned by a firm founded by William Koch, the “other brother” of the conservative industrialist Koch family.A ski company built a power plant fueled by methane. It’s a success, but can it be replicated? | Annie Gowen | May 28, 2021 | Washington Post
As workers and unions began to win the right to shorten shifts from 10 to eight hours across the United States, industrialists turned their factory floors over to scientific managers to increase worker output in a shorter window of time.Employers’ new tools to surveil and monitor workers are historically rooted | Saima Akhtar | May 6, 2021 | Washington Post
Ratan Tata, the industrialist who heads the trusts, is a fortified-salt enthusiast, as is Bill Gates.One man’s crusade to end a global scourge with better salt | Katie McLean | December 18, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Its board of directors is chaired by billionaire industrialist and conservative political donor Charles G. Koch.
This one would later gain infamy because of its link to the wealthy industrialist family.Fake Rockefeller, Real Murder: The Case of Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter | Christine Pelisek | March 19, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Egyptian industrialist Shafik Gabr was in Davos, Switzerland, when the revolution began.
They were probably as little able to attract capital as the village was uninviting to the industrialist.The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South | Broadus Mitchell
That's right; from the main line in Philadelphia, and a daughter of a prominent industrialist and oilman.Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
He didn't owe any explanations to the industrialist, but, on the other hand, he couldn't be impolite to him.Anything You Can Do ... | Gordon Randall Garrett
The industrialist introduced the girl merely as "my friend" without mentioning her name.Secret Armies | John L. Spivak
"Naturally, not," the revived industrialist snapped in answer.Deepfreeze | Robert Donald Locke
British Dictionary definitions for industrialist
a person who has a substantial interest in the ownership or control of industrial enterprise
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