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manufacturing

noun [U] uk   /ˌmæn.jʊˈfæk.tʃə.rɪŋ/ us    /-tʃɚ-/
B2 the business of producing goods in large numbers: car manufacturing the manufacturing of military equipment
Translations of “manufacturing”
in Korean 제조업…
in Arabic تَصنيع…
in Portuguese manufatura…
in Catalan fabricació, producció industrial…
in Japanese 製造業…
in Italian manifattura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 製造業(生產大批商品的行業)…
in Russian производство…
in Turkish üretim, imalat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 制造业(大批量生产商品的行业)…
in Polish produkcja…
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