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Definition of Manufacture

Manufacture

  1. The operation of making wares or any products by hand, by machinery, or by other agency.
  2. Anything made from raw materials by the hand, by machinery, or by art, as cloths, iron utensils, shoes, machinery, saddlery, etc.
  3. To make (wares or other products) by hand, by machinery, or by other agency; as, to manufacture cloth, nails, glass, etc.
  4. To work, as raw or partly wrought materials, into suitable forms for use; as, to manufacture wool, cotton, silk, or iron.
  5. To be employed in manufacturing something.

Manufacture Quotations

Cloning represents a very clear, powerful, and immediate example in which we are in danger of turning procreation into manufacture.
Leon Kass

Agriculture is now a motorized food industry, the same thing in its essence as the production of corpses in the gas chambers and the extermination camps, the same thing as blockades and the reduction of countries to famine, the same thing as the manufacture of hydrogen bombs.
Martin Heidegger

The ecological impact of book manufacture and traditional book marketing - I think that should really be considered. We have this industry in which we cut down trees to make the paper that we then use enormous amounts of electricity to turn into books that weigh a great deal and are then shipped enormous distances to point-of-sale retail.
William Gibson

We have seen the evil of the manufacture and sale of intoxicating liquors in our midst; let us try prohibition and see what this will do for us.
Thomas Jordan Jarvis

It's real easy to manufacture what you think the people want to hear. But that's not very honest.
Buzz Aldrin
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Manufacture Translations

manufacture in Afrikaans is vervaardig
manufacture in Danish is fabrikere
manufacture in Dutch is fabriceren, aanmaken, maken
manufacture in German is herstellen, fertigen
manufacture in Italian is confezionare, prodotto, fabbricare
manufacture in Portuguese is manufatura
manufacture in Spanish is criar, fabricar, manufacturar, confeccionar
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