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Describing or relating to factories and producing goods

automated

adjective

using machines or done by machines, instead of people

factory

noun

relating to a factory or working in a factory

industrial

adjective

relating to industry

industry

noun

belonging to or connected with industry

labour-intensive

adjective

a labour-intensive industry or process needs a lot of people to do the work

planned obsolescence

noun

the practice of making products that will quickly become old-fashioned, or will not last long, so that people will need to replace them

process

noun

a series of actions used to make a product, or to treat it with chemicals

production

noun

the amount of something that is made for sale, especially in a factory

production

noun

relating to production

productive

adjective

making or growing things in large quantities, especially so that they can be sold

productive

adjective

relating to the production of things that can be sold

reverse engineering

noun

the activity of examining and copying a product developed by another company in order to make your own product

run

noun

the amount of something that a company or factory produces at one time

supply chain

noun

a series of processes involved in supplying a product to someone

turnaround

noun

the time that it takes a company or an institution to complete a process

vintage

noun

the time when something was produced

yielding

adjective

producing a lot or a little of something

industrially

adverb

productively

adverb

retooling

noun

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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