industrial estate

industrial estate industrial estate estate

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industrial estate UK US noun [C] UK (US industrial park)
an area on the edge of a town or city specially designed for factories and businesses: »

The office is housed in a small industrial estate on the site of a disused factory.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • industrial estate — industrial estates N COUNT An industrial estate is an area which has been specially planned for a lot of factories. [BRIT] (in AM, use industrial park) …   English dictionary

  • industrial estate — (N. Amer. industrial park) ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ an area of land developed as a site for factories and other industrial use …   English terms dictionary

  • industrial estate — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms industrial estate : singular industrial estate plural industrial estates British an area of land where industrial companies have their buildings …   English dictionary

  • industrial estate — Brit. industrial park. [1950 55] * * * noun, pl ⋯ tates [count] Brit : ↑industrial park * * * inˌdustrial eˈstate [industrial estate] (BrE) (NAmE …   Useful english dictionary

  • industrial estate — noun An area of buildings intended primarily for industrial purposes, i.e. factories and related services and infrastructure, rather than for living in. See Also: housing estate …   Wiktionary

  • industrial estate —   planned area of integrated buildings and roads for industrial use, especially by modern industrial businesses. Often built on brownfield sites as part of urban regeneration projects …   Geography glossary

  • industrial estate — (N. Amer. industrial park) noun an area of land developed as a site for factories and other industrial use …   English new terms dictionary

  • industrial estate — See trading estate …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • industrial estate — Brit. industrial park. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • industrial estate — in,dustrial e state noun uncount BRITISH INDUSTRIAL PARK …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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