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industrywide

[adj. in-duh-stree-wahyd; adv. in-duh-stree-wahyd] /adj. ˈɪn də striˌwaɪd; adv. ˈɪn də striˈwaɪd/
adjective
1.
from, covering, or affecting an entire industry:
industrywide profits.
adverb
2.
throughout an industry.
Origin of industrywide
1945-1950
1945-50; industry + -wide
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  • But the ubiquity of the practice suggests an industry-wide global policy with intentions beyond beautification—or irony.

British Dictionary definitions for industry-wide

industrywide

/ˈɪndəstrɪˌwaɪd/
adverb, adjective
1.
covering or available to all parts of an industry
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