- indus valley civilization,
- indusium griseum,
- industrial action,
- industrial archaeology,
- industrial arts,
- industrial democracy,
- industrial design
Origin of industrial
Examples from the Web for industrials
It yielded pasturage to two sets of industrials—sheep and bees.
It was a period of expansion and confidence; much money was seeking investment and "Industrials" were the fashion.Tono Bungay|H. G. Wells
He reduces them to three groups: industrials, artists, and scientists (savants).Elements of Morals|Paul Janet
Sheep, of the Cheviot breed mostly, are nearly the sole inhabitants and industrials of this mountainous waste.
People unemployed cannot emigrate, but must swell an army of industrials depending on the Government for relief.The Story of Newfoundland|Frederick Edwin Smith, Earl of Birkenhead
1774, from French industriel, from Medieval Latin industrialis, from Latin industria (see industry). Earlier the word had been used in English in a sense "resulting from labor" (1580s); the modern use is considered a reborrowing. Meaning "suitable for industrial use" is from 1904. As a style of dance music, attested from 1988. Industrial revolution was in use by 1840 to refer to recent developments and changes in England and elsewhere.