Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: verb

To make, as by hand or machinery.

Part of speech: noun

The making of goods by industrial art; manufactured articles collectively.

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Usage examples "manufacture":

  1. For though we found amongst them things doubtless of European manufacture, or at least derived, from some civilized nation, such as iron and brass, it by no means appears that they receive them immediately from these nations. - "A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16", Robert Kerr.
  2. So at this moment, when the question of undertaking the manufacture of glazed pottery arose, he hastened to take counsel of her, leaving Radionek and Huluk busy about some work in the shop. - "Iermola", Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi.
  3. Its manufacture by anyone else should be prohibited by law. - "Our National Defense: The Patriotism of Peace", George Hebard Maxwell.