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commercial, industrial, or professional activity in general

steady attention and effort, as to one's occupation

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The other classes decay and finally disappear in the face of Modern Industry; the proletariat is its special and essential product.
The modern laborer, on the contrary, instead of rising with the progress of industry, sinks deeper and deeper below the conditions of existence of his own class.
The advance of industry, whose involuntary promoter is the bourgeoisie, replaces the isolation of the labourers, due to competition, by their revolutionary combination, due to association.
Cooper describes Griner's commentaries about the nation's most important industry as "in a class all their own."
For the travel industry, for example, you also might search on "tourism."
"The big companies have their own associations, like the Ontario Lumber Manufacturers' Association and the Ontario Forest Industry Association," says Hartley Multimaki, vice-president of planning and development for Buchanan Forest Products.
Over the past 20 years, 75 plus United States defense specialized firms/divisions merged into five major defense firms, or prime contractors (Commission on the Future of the Aerospace Industry, 2002).
"We tend to think about the need to verticalize an outsourcing offering as following an 80/20 rule--about 80% of an outsourcing offering is applicable to all vertical markets and about 20% needs to be modified for the specific needs of an industry."
Investors and vendors alike now see that the value in the storage industry is derived from the data itself and no longer from the containers that house the ones and zeroes that have become the genetic code of the Information Age.
But take a drive through Mpumalanga or the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), and you'll pass vast plantations of timber that are the basis for a multi-billion dollar industry.
Taking the silk industry in Wuxi and its vicinity in the lower Yangzi delta as a case study, Bell argues that a developmental continuum exited between urban-based, machine-driven silk industry and rural household handicraft.
It concluded that Chile's native forests were being overexploited, mainly because the timber industry was grinding old growth forests into wood chips for pulp and paper.
It is us, the people who love them so much and the recreation industry our tax dollars support.
We believe that the diversity and professional training of our members enable us to bring an important, balanced, and practical perspective to the issues raised by Notice 2000-65, relating to the Industry Issue Resolution pilot program.
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