industrywide

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

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

adverb
  1. throughout an industry.

Origin of industrywide

1
First recorded in 1945–50; industry + -wide

Words Nearby industrywide

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British Dictionary definitions for industrywide

industrywide

/ (ˈɪndəstrɪˌwaɪd) /


adverb, adjective
  1. covering or available to all parts of an industry

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