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manufacture

 
Noun manufacture has 2 senses
  1. industry, manufacture - the organized action of making of goods and services for sale; "American industry is making increased use of computers to control production"
    --1 is a kind of commercial enterprise, business enterprise, business
    --1 has particulars:
     cottage industry; production; industrialization, industrialisation, industrial enterprise
    Derived form: verb manufacture1
  2. fabrication, manufacture - the act of making something (a product) from raw materials; "the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals"; "an improvement in the manufacture of explosives"; "manufacturing is vital to Great Britain"
    --2 is a kind of creating from raw materials
    --2 has particulars: formation, shaping; newspeak; prefabrication
    Derived form: verb manufacture1
Verb manufacture has 2 senses
  1. manufacture, fabricate, construct - put together out of components or parts; "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"
    --1 is one way to make
    Derived forms: noun manufacture2, noun manufacture1, noun manufacturer2, noun manufacturer1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, invent - make up something artificial or untrue
    --2 is one way to think up, think of, dream up, hatch, concoct
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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