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[mass noun] The manufacture of small or light articles.‘jobs in light industry are increasing’[count noun] ‘our economy is heavily reliant on light industries’
- ‘It involves transforming Botswana into a light industry hub for the assembling, logistics, customer service and sales of Chinese machinery, electronics and domestic appliances from late 2007 to 2010.’
- ‘The share of the city light industry is 1.5% of the total industrial output in St. Petersburg.’
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