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Translations
صِناعَة ثَقيلَه
těžký průmysl
sværindustri
nehézipar
òungaiînaîur
ťažký priemysel
ağır sanayi

heavy industry

nindustria pesante

heavy

(ˈhevi) adjective
1. having great weight; difficult to lift or carry. a heavy parcel.
2. having a particular weight. I wonder how heavy our little baby is.
3. of very great amount, force etc. heavy rain; a heavy blow; The ship capsized in the heavy seas; heavy taxes.
4. doing something to a great extent. He's a heavy smoker/drinker.
5. dark and dull; looking or feeling stormy. a heavy sky/atmosphere.
6. difficult to read, do, understand etc. Books on philosophy are too heavy for me.
7. (of food) hard to digest. rather heavy pastry.
8. noisy and clumsy. heavy footsteps.
ˈheavily adverb
ˈheaviness noun
ˌheavy-ˈduty adjective
made to stand up to very hard wear or use. heavy-duty tyres.
heavy industry
industries such as coalmining, ship-building etc which involve the use of large or heavy machines or which produce large or heavy products.
ˈheavyweight adjective, noun
(a person) in the heaviest of the various classes into which competitors in certain sports (eg boxing, wrestling) are divided according to their weight. a heavyweight boxer.
heavy going
difficult to make any progress with. I found this book very heavy going.
a heavy heart
a feeling of sadness. He obeyed with a heavy heart.
make heavy weather of
to find surprising difficulty in doing. He said he'd finish the job in half an hour, but he's making rather heavy weather of it.
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Hyundai Heavy Industries has captured more than 60 per cent market share in excavator and wheel loader segment during 2012 in Bahrain.
21 May 2012 a[euro]" Japanese heavy machinery maker Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (TYO:7011) said that it had entered into an accord to take full control of US cutting tools firm Federal Broach Holdings LLC.
Aircraft manufacturer Boeing (NYSE:BA) on Thursday announced the first shipment of parts for it's 1,000th 777 has arrived at the Port of Everett from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, Hiroshima, Japan.
4bn/EUR3bn) loan to subsidiaries of China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Ltd (HKG:1101), the shipbuilding company said.
RAWALPINDI, April 13, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Heavy Industries Taxila on Tuesday.
RAWALPINDI , April 13, 2011 (Frontier Star): Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Heavy Industries Taxila on Tuesday.