Definitions for manufacture

Definitions for (noun) manufacture

Main entry: industry, manufacture

Definition: the organized action of making of goods and services for sale

Usage: American industry is making increased use of computers to control production

Main entry: fabrication, manufacture, manufacturing

Definition: the act of making something (a product) from raw materials

Usage: the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals; an improvement in the manufacture of explosives; manufacturing is vital to Great Britain

Definitions for (verb) manufacture

Main entry: cook up, fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture

Definition: make up something artificial or untrue

Main entry: construct, fabricate, manufacture

Definition: put together out of artificial or natural components or parts

Usage: the company fabricates plastic chairs; They manufacture small toys; He manufactured a popular cereal

Main entry: manufacture

Definition: create or produce in a mechanical way

Usage: This novelist has been manufacturing his books following his initial success

Main entry: manufacture

Definition: produce naturally

Usage: this gland manufactures a specific substance only

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