industrywide

[adjective in-duh-stree-wahyd; adverb in-duh-stree-wahyd]
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adjective

from, covering, or affecting an entire industry: industrywide profits.

adverb

throughout an industry.

Nearby words

  1. industrialized,
  2. industrials,
  3. industrious,
  4. industriously,
  5. industry,
  6. indwell,
  7. indwelling,
  8. indwelling catheter,
  9. indy,
  10. indy 500

Origin of industrywide

First recorded in 1945–50; industry + -wide

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Examples from the Web for industry-wide

  • But the ubiquity of the practice suggests an industry-wide global policy with intentions beyond beautification—or irony.

    This Is Not a Tree|Philip Gefter|January 7, 2010|DAILY BEAST


British Dictionary definitions for industry-wide

industrywide

adverb, adjective

covering or available to all parts of an industry
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