sector


sector
01. Jobs in the tourism [sector] have risen by over 5% this year.
02. The government met with different [sectors] of the community to discuss its plans to raise the minimum wage.
03. The industrial [sector] is quite pleased with the government's new policy.
04. The military is having difficulty keeping control of the northern [sector] of the city.
05. The poorest [sector] of our society will not benefit from these tax cuts.
06. About 16% of Americans work in the manufacturing [sector].
07. The government's proposed tax cuts are being welcomed by the private [sector] as a way of stimulating growth in the economy.
08. Raises in the public service are needed in order to bring salaries in line with those in the private [sector].
09. The government is forecasting economic growth in the medicine and high-tech [sectors] as a result of this new legislation.
10. Rebels are reported to have taken control of the eastern [sector] of the city.
11. Ironically, as industrialization replaced human labor in some [sectors], such as agriculture, it also produced a demand for labor in other [sectors], such as in factories.
12. Tourism has been the biggest growth [sector] in the Greek economy since the 1970s.
13. Iran's economy revolves around three [sectors]; public, cooperative, and private.
14. The agricultural [sector] provides most of Tunisia's own food, and employs a third of the workforce.
15. Jews in South Africa contributed proportionally more men to the war effort in World War Two than any other [sector] of the population.
16. In the Côte d'Ivoire, an increasing number of women are employed in [sectors] of the economy such as medicine, business and university teaching.
17. Sugar is the most profitable [sector] of the economy of the island nation of Fiji.
18. In 1970, the first major oil find in the British [sector] of the North Sea was made by BP.
19. Recent studies reveal that the floral industry uses the highest level of pesticides of all agricultural [sectors].
20. The forest industry in this province creates twice as many private [sector] jobs as any other [sector] of the economy.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sector — SECTÓR, sectoare, s.n. 1. (mat.) Porţiune dintr un plan limitată de două drepte concurente şi de arcul unei curbe cuprins între cele două drepte; mulţimea punctelor din interiorul unei sfere, situată în interiorul conului având ca bază un cerc… …   Dicționar Român

  • sector — sustantivo masculino 1. Parte de una ciudad o lugar: El incendio afectó a un sector del edificio. Se han construido viviendas en el sector sur de Barcelona. Sinónimo: zona. 2. Parte de un grupo: el sector más izquierdista del partido. 3. Cada una …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Sector — may refer to: * Sector, Devon, a location in the county of Devon in south western England * Sector, West Virginia, an unincorporated community in Hampshire County, West Virginia, United States of America * Sector (economic): one of several… …   Wikipedia

  • sector — (Del lat. sector, ōris). 1. m. Parte de una ciudad, de un local o de cualquier otro lugar. Vive en el sector norte de la ciudad. 2. Cada una de la partes de una colectividad, grupo o conjunto que tiene caracteres peculiares y diferenciados. Su… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Sector — Sec tor, n. [L., properly, a cutter, fr. secare, sectum, to cut: cf. F. secteur. See {Section}.] 1. (Geom.) A part of a circle comprehended between two radii and the included arc. [1913 Webster] 2. A mathematical instrument, consisting of two… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sector 4 — can refer to:*Sector 4 (Bucharest), an administrative sector of Bucharest *Sector 4 (band), a Florida based music band …   Wikipedia

  • SECTOR — Asconio etstimator fuit ac redemptor bonorum damnati atque proscripti. Aestimabat nempe quanti essent, et redimebat ab his, qui sectionem vendebant, ut, quod pactum esset, illis redderet in pecunia, quod in rebus aut iure earum persequendarum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Sector 17 — is the commercial center of Chandigarh, India having number of banks with their offices here. Sector 17 also has the ISBT of Chandigarh, it is a center for people of Chandigarh for their social gathering It is surrounded by Sec 22,Sec 16, Sec 18… …   Wikipedia

  • sector — privado sector público Informática. En informática, espacio más pequeño disponible en la superficie de un disco. Una pista está dividida en subsecciones idénticas que se llaman sectores y que contienen los datos almacenados. En economía, cada una …   Diccionario de Economía Alkona

  • sector — privado sector público Informática. En informática, espacio más pequeño disponible en la superficie de un disco. Una pista está dividida en subsecciones idénticas que se llaman sectores y que contienen los datos almacenados. En economía, cada una …   Diccionario de Economía

  • sector — (n.) 1570, section of a circle between two radii, from L.L. sector section of a circle, from L. sector a cutter, from sectus, pp. of secare to cut (see SECTION (Cf. section)). Translated Gk. tomeus in Latin editions of Archimedes. Meaning area,… …   Etymology dictionary