the branch of chemistry that deals with the industrial use and
application of organic substances.
useful arts, as agriculture, commerce, and manufacturing.
the science and technology of applying radiation and x rays to
industrial use. See also
the application of automated machinery to tasks traditionally done by
hand, as in the manufacturing industry.
a believer in the doctrines of John Alexander Dowie who founded Zion
City, Illinois, in 1901, as an industrial community for his followers.