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manufacture

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manufacture(
mahn
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yu
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fahk
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chuhr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to produce)
a. fabricar
The company manufactures toys using recycled materials.La empresa fabrica juguetes con materiales reciclados.
b. manufacturar
Mexico manufactures many agricultural products.México manufactura muchos productos agrícolas.
2. (to concoct)
a. fabricar
Ricardo tried to manufacture an alibi, but failed and ended up in jail.Ricardo intentó fabricar una coartada pero no le dio resultado y terminó en la cárcel.
b. inventar
Claudia manufactured so many lies that she lost track of what the truth was.Claudia inventaba tantas mentiras que perdió la noción de lo que era la verdad.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
3. (production)
a. la fabricación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
They found tons of toxic waste from the manufacture of fertilizers in Huelva.Detectaron toneladas de residuos tóxicos de la fabricación de fertilizantes en Huelva.
b. la manufactura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The plant specializes in the manufacture of desktop computer equipment.La planta se especializa en la manufactura de equipo de cómputo de escritorio.
4. (goods)
a. el producto manufacturado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Next year, there will be an expo of manufactures from our country at the Smithsonian.El año que viene habrá una expo de productos manufacturados de nuestro país en el museo del Smithsonian.
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manufacture
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (act)
a. la fabricación f, manufactura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
manufacturesproductos mpl manufacturados
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (cars, clothes)
a. fabricar
3. (fig)
a. inventarse (excuse)
4. (evidence)
a. sacarse de la manga
to manufacture an opportunity to do somethingcrear or generar la oportunidad para hacer algo
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manufacture [ˌmænjʊˈfæktʃəʳ]
noun
1 (act) fabricación (f)
2 (manufactured item) producto (m) manufacturado
transitive verb
1 (Ind) fabricar
manufactured goods productos (m) manufacturados
2 fabricar; inventar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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