industrywide

[ adjective in-duh-stree-wahyd; adverb in-duh-stree-wahyd ]
/ adjective ˈɪn də striˌwaɪd; adverb ˈɪn də striˈwaɪd /

adjective

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

adverb

throughout an industry.

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

/ (ˈɪndəstrɪˌwaɪd) /

adverb, adjective

covering or available to all parts of an industry
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