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manufacture
American English: /ˌmæn(j)əˈfæk(t)ʃər/
British English: /manjʊˈfaktʃə/

Translation of manufacture in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1.1 (produce)
    (cars/toys)
    fabricar
    manufacturar
    (clothes)
    confeccionar
    (foodstuffs)
    elaborar
    producir
    manufactured goods
    productos (masculine plural) manufacturados
    manufacturas (feminine plural)
    Example sentences
    • Cultural products were manufactured on a mass scale, marketed by advertising, made ever more accessible by revolutions in technology.
    • MSG is manufactured on a large scale in many countries - total world output is said now to be well over a quarter of a million tonnes per year.
    • Most imitation guns are specifically manufactured to be exact replicas.
    1.2 (create artificially)
    (alibi/myth)
    fabricar
    Example sentences
    • Meanwhile, with the parts I had left over I approached Mr Tony and manufactured this news story.
    • But equally certainly it was just the sort of story that would be manufactured by his enemies to do him mischief.
    • All the details of the story turned out to be false and manufactured by the reporter himself.

noun

  • 1.1 uncountable (act) the engine is of Italian manufacture
    el motor es de fabricación italiana
    1.2 countable
    also: manufactures plural
    (goods)
    productos (masculine plural) manufacturados
    manufacturas (feminine plural)
    Example sentences
    • The two countries are small players in the world market but have a greater market share in primary products than manufactures.
    • The result of raising taxes on manufactures will directly affect the costs consumers pay.
    • Urbanisation accelerated, and with it Africa's international trade in manufactures and services.
    Example sentences
    • Even then, Europe, and particularly Britain, did not have mass manufacture on the scale of the American model.
    • Within these groups there are forms found across the western provinces and beyond, implying large scale manufacture, while others are confined to smaller areas.
    • He examines the style, quality and process of manufacture.

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