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industrial action

  

      n     (Brit)   any action, such as a strike or go-slow, taken by employees in industry to protest against working conditions, redundancies, etc.  
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industrial  
      adj  
1    of, relating to, derived from, or characteristic of industry  
2    employed in industry  
the industrial workforce     
3    relating to or concerned with workers in industry  
industrial conditions     
4    used in industry  
industrial chemicals     
  industrially      adv  


Congress of Industrial Organizations  
      n   (in the U.S.) a federation of industrial unions formed in 1935. It united with the AFL in 1955 to form the AFL-CIO,   (Abbrev.)    CIO  
Financial Times Industrial Ordinary Share Index  
      n   an index of share prices produced by the Financial Times, designed to reflect general price trends: based on the average price of thirty British shares  
Index of Industrial Production  
      n   (in Britain) an index produced by the Central Statistical Office showing changes in the production of the primary British industries  
industrial action  
      n     (Brit)   any action, such as a strike or go-slow, taken by employees in industry to protest against working conditions, redundancies, etc.  
industrial archaeology  
      n   the study of past industrial machines, works, etc.  
  industrial archaeologist      n  
industrial democracy  
      n   control of an organization by the people who work for it, esp. by workers holding positions on its board of directors  
industrial design  
      n   the art or practice of designing any object for manufacture  
  industrial designer      n  
industrial development certificate  
      n   (in Britain) a certificate issued by the Department of the Environment to an industrial organization wishing to build or extend a factory, which has to accompany an application for planning permission,   (Abbrev.)    IDC  
industrial diamond  
      n   a small often synthetic diamond, valueless as a gemstone, used in cutting tools, abrasives, etc.  
industrial disease  
      n   any disease to which workers in a particular industry are prone  
industrial espionage  
      n   attempting to obtain trade secrets by dishonest means, as by telephone- or computer-tapping, infiltration of a competitor's workforce, etc.  
industrial estate  
      n     (Brit)      another name for       trading estate     (U.S. equivalent)    industrial park  
industrial medicine  
      n   the study and practice of the health care of employees of large organizations, including measures to prevent accidents, industrial diseases, and stress in the workforce and to monitor the health of executives  
industrial melanism  
      n      See       melanism       1  
industrial misconduct  
      n   behaviour by an employee which is considered to be negligent or irregular to such an extent that disciplinary action may be taken, usually by agreement between management and the employee's representatives  
industrial psychology  
      n   the scientific study of human behaviour and cognitive processes in relation to the working environment  
industrial relations  
      n  
1    functioning as pl   those aspects of collective relations between management and workers' representatives which are normally covered by collective bargaining  
2    functioning as sing   the management of relations between the employers or managers of an enterprise and their employees  
Industrial Revolution  
      n   the. the transformation in the 18th and 19th centuries of first Britain and then other W European countries and the U.S. into industrial nations  
industrial-strength  
      adj  
Chiefly humorous   extremely strong or powerful  
industrial-strength tea     
industrial tribunal  
      n   (in Northern Ireland and formerly elsewhere in the UK) a tribunal that rules on disputes between employers and employees regarding unfair dismissal, redundancy, etc.  
industrial union  
      n   a labour organization in which all workers in a given industry are eligible for membership  
   Compare       craft union  
Industrial Workers of the World  
      n   the. an international revolutionary federation of industrial unions founded in Chicago in 1905: banned in the U.S. in 1949,   (Abbrev.)    IWW      See also       Wobbly  
military-industrial complex  
      n   (in the U.S.) the combined interests of the military establishment and industries involved in producing military material considered as exerting influence on U.S. foreign and economic policy  

Diccionario de inglés definición  

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exp.
when you act it has more impact that when you speak only
v.
the action of expanding, broaden something
n.
the study of human action and conduct
n.
an undefined reply when an ignorant comment or action is made. Source:
n.
ability to make decisions and take action without waiting for someone to tell you what to do
I showed my initiative when I became a group leader in class.
n.
a criminal action of commission or omission with intent to harm targeting humans or machines using any telecommunication device via internet
[Leg.];[Tech.] cybercrime means hacking, bullying, identity theft
n.
a satisfactory compromise between two opposed things ; a course of action or state that is between two extremes
Ex: There were solid arguments for both sides and after hours of endless discussions, a happy medium that could satisfy each camp was still to be struck
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
exp.
act in accordance with what is set verbally; apply what one's preaching for; double words by action;
often used in combination with "talk the talk".
exp.
take an action that will complicate things; do something with a negative impact
id.
consider something seriously and start taking actions about it
n.
the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
n.
targeted advertising based on the previous actions of a given Internet user
[Bus.];[Tech.] also behavioral retargeting [US]
id.
expression used to point out that one will eventually face the consequences of his own actions
id.
Extreme and undesirable circumstances or situations can only be resolved by resorting to equally extreme and radical actions
The prime minister stated: 'Drastic times call for drastic measures' in order to justify the extremely unpopular austerity actions introduced by the government during the recession
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