an industry that provides services, such as transport or entertainment, rather than goods
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How to use service industry in a sentence
The men just use its bars and cruise its streets; sexuality, the show makes clear, is now just part of the service industry.Yes, ‘Looking’ Is Boring. It’s the Drama Gays Deserve. | Tim Teeman | January 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Dell is faced with a cratering PC market as well as competitors like Amazon in the IT service industry.
They are the ultimate service-industry women for men accustomed to being served and serviced.
In the tradition of the service industry, they promise to take back pupils unable to meet the standardized criteria.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
Cultural definitions for service industry
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