manufacture - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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present tense
present participlemanufacturing
past tensemanufactured
past participlemanufactured
  1. 2
    to produce a natural substance in your body

    Diabetics don’t manufacture enough insulin.

  2. 3
    to make up a story that is not true

    He manufactured an alibi about his car breaking down.