tertiary sector


The portion of an economy producing services, in contrast to the primary sector and the secondary sector.

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The tertiary sector was it produced services and was a lot different than the primary sector that I used to work in.

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We had a positive outlook when it came to the tertiary sector, and were looking to leverage possible investments that could capitalize on our optimism.

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The company was a player in the tertiary sector. They knew they couldn't compete with the big boys, but they held onto their niche and were succesful at it.

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