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English

Etymology

From Middle French manufacture.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: ˌmænjuˈfæktʃɚ, SAMPA: /%m{nju"f{ktS@`/
    Hyphenation: man‧u‧fac‧ture
    Rhymes: -æktʃə(r)

Verb

Infinitive
to manufacture

Third person singular
manufactur

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to manufacture (third-person singular simple present manufactur, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To make things, usually on a large scale, with tools and either physical labor or machinery.
  2. To create goods from raw material, e.g. in a factory.
  3. In a negative sense, to fabricate; to create false evidence to support a point.

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] manu factura "making by hand"; from manus "hand" + factura "making", from facere "make".

Noun

Singular
manufacture

Plural
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manufacture ({{{1}}})
  1. factory

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