WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•dus•tri•al•ist /ɪnˈdʌstriəlɪst/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Business, Sociologyone who owns an industrial enterprise.

adj. [before a noun]
  1. Sociologyof or relating to industrialism.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
in•dus•tri•al•ist  (in dustrē ə list),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Business, Sociologya person who owns or is involved in the management of an industrial enterprise.

  1. Sociologyof, pertaining to, or characterized by industrialism.
  • industrial + -ist 1860–65

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

industrialist /ɪnˈdʌstrɪəlɪst/ n
  1. a person who has a substantial interest in the ownership or control of industrial enterprise

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