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manufacture meaning

EN[ˌmænjʊˈfæktʃə] [ˌmænjuˈfæktʃɚ] [-æktʃə(ɹ)]
FR manufacture

    Definition of manufacture in English Dictionary

  • NounPLmanufacturesSUF-ure
    1. The action or process of making goods systematically or on a large scale.
      1. After years of exporting the gum base to be used as an ingredient in the manufacture of regular chewing gum, the cooperative recently decided to start making its own gum using only chicle gum base and natural flavorings and sweeteners
    2. Anything made, formed or produced; product.
      1. (figuratively) The process of such production; generation, creation.
      2. VerbSGmanufacturesPRmanufacturingPT, PPmanufactured
        1. To make things, usually on a large scale, with tools and either physical labor or machinery.
          1. Scientists are learning how to manufacture sperm and egg cells from other types of cell; others are developing "alternative" wombs
        2. VT To work (raw or partly wrought materials) into suitable forms for use.
          1. to manufacture wool into blankets
        3. (derogatory) To fabricate; to create false evidence to support a point.
          1. Digital technology has made it so easy to manufacture lies that it's become difficult to separate fact from fiction.
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Similarly, the biotech giant Cargill has begun manufacturing a polymer from vegetable oils that is used in polyurethane foams, which is found in beddings, furniture and car-seat headrests.
          • The company had engineered plenty of products, but manufacturing them was virgin territory.
          • A greater degree of crosslinking of the silicone polymers during the manufacturing process determines the firmness, or cohesivity, of the silicone gel.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Manufacturing firms are supported by government subsidies in some countries. ‎
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • After carbon-dating the artifact, the archaeologist determined that it was of late bronze age manufacture.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Transitive verbs
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          Meaning of manufacture for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "manufacture" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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