industrial-strength


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industrial-strength

adj.
Extremely strong, durable, or concentrated: industrial-strength cardboard; industrial-strength detergent.
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industrial-strength

adj
chiefly jocular extremely strong or powerful: industrial-strength tea.
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indus′trial-strength′

(ɪnˈdʌs tri əlˈstrɛŋkθ, -ˈstrɛŋθ, -ˈstrɛnθ)

adj.
unusually strong or effective; able to withstand great strain or use: industrial-strength soap.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.industrial-strength - extremely strong or concentrated or durable; "industrial-strength detergent"; "weapons-grade salsa"
strong - having strength or power greater than average or expected; "a strong radio signal"; "strong medicine"; "a strong man"
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Translations

industrial-strength

[ɪnˈdʌstrɪəlˈstreŋθ] ADJ
1. [product] → muy resistente
2. (= strong) [wine] → peleón
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