tertiary industry

EnglishEdit

Examples (Levels of Industry)

primary industry: apple orchard
secondary industry: apple sauce manufacturer
tertiary industry: grocery store

NounEdit

tertiary industry (plural tertiary industries)

  1. (economics) An industry that provide goods or services to consumers using raw materials from primary industry and goods processed by secondary industry.

HypernymsEdit

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