Definition of Industrial arts

1. Noun. A course in the methods of using tools and machinery as taught in secondary schools and technical schools.

Definition of Industrial arts

1. Noun. The practical arts, such as engineering, metalworking or carpentry. ¹

2. Noun. the teaching of the knowledge and skills needed to work with tools and machinery ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Industrial Arts

indusium griseum
industrial action
industrial actions
industrial air pollution
industrial arts (current term)
industrial bank
industrial deafness
industrial design
industrial diamond
industrial diamonds
industrial disease
industrial diseases
industrial engineering
industrial enterprise
industrial espionage
industrial estate
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industrial hygiene
industrial loan company

Literary usage of Industrial arts

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1. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1916)
"See Arbitration and conciliation, Industrial industrial arts See also Arts and crafts; Handicraft; Inventions; Weaving; Woodwork Bibliography Suggested list ..."

2. The Junior High School by Leonard Vincent Koos (1920)
"in the home arts, in industrial arts, and in commercial work; there are communities in which such opportunities should be open in all four of the lines ..."

3. Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy by Sir Edward Burnett Tylor (1891)
"The principal criteria of classification are the absence or presence, high or low development, of the industrial arts, especially metal-working, ..."

4. Teachers College Record by Columbia University. Teachers College (1916)
"On the other hand, the agricultural or industrial arts assigned to the boys deal ... industrial arts deal with the world's work and modern women should have ..."

5. The American Magazine of Art by American Federation of Arts (1916)
"The Liberty Loan has caused us to think in millions, but we fail to realize how huge are the interests involved in the industrial arts. ..."

6. The Fortnightly Review (1869)
"CHEFS-D'CEUVRE OF THE industrial arts. By PHILIP BURTY. Pottery and Porcelain, Glass, Enamel, Metal, Goldsmith's Work, Jewellery, and Tapestry. Illustrated. ..."

7. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1873)
"he vast field of the industrial arts is thus laid and technical education is limited infraction in matters bearing some special ..."

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