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(Economics) any of the high-technology industries, such as electronics, that hold promise of future development
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|Noun||1.||sunrise industry - a new industry that is expanding rapidly (especially telecommunications or electronics)|
electronics - the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
telecom, telecommunication - (often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically
industry - the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "each industry has its own trade publications"
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