Definition of manufacture :
1. Anything made from raw materials by the hand, by machinery, or by art, as cloths, iron utensils, shoes, machinery, saddlery, etc.
2. The operation of making wares or any products by hand, by machinery, or by other agency.
3. To be employed in manufacturing something.
4. To make ( wares or other products) by hand, by machinery, or by other agency; as, to manufacture cloth, nails, glass, etc.
5. To work, as raw or partly wrought materials, into suitable forms for use; as, to manufacture wool, cotton, silk, or iron.
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produce (part of speech: verb)
production (part of speech: noun)
- Great impetus was given to the manufacture of German sparkling wines during the war of 1870, when the Champagne was in a measure closed to the outside world. - "Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines", Henry Vizetelly.
- They, from long residence, know the best manner of working the land; and, as to the manufacture of sugar, they are the persons who have all their lives been working at it. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
- My mind, naturally enough perhaps, was rather running on spies, and when I discovered that you were travelling with a suit- case of German manufacture I had a few minutes' grave suspicion. - "The Spy in Black", J. Storer Clouston.