industrialize

Definitions of industrialize
1

v organize (the production of something) into an industry

“The Chinese industrialized textile production”
Synonyms:
industrialise
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v develop industry; become industrial

“The nations of South East Asia will quickly industrialize and catch up with the West”
Synonyms:
industrialise
Type of:
change
undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

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