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Revitalize or modernize the industry of (a country or area).
update, bring up to date, bring into the twenty-first century, drag into the twenty-first century, lead into the twenty-first century, march into the twenty-first century, streamline, rationalize, overhaul, developView synonyms
- ‘‘If we wish to return to renewable energy, we will have to reindustrialise the landscape’.’
- ‘If the site is reindustrialized, the task force hopes it will be a non-polluting industry.’
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