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"fabricate" in British English

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fabricateverb [T]

uk   /ˈfæb.rɪ.keɪt/ us   /ˈfæb.rɪ.keɪt/
to invent or produce something false in order to deceive someone: He was late, so he fabricated an excuse to avoid trouble. He claims that the police fabricated evidence against him.
fabrication
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌfæb.rɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌfæb.rəˈkeɪ.ʃən/
The evidence he gave in court was a complete fabrication.
(Definition of fabricate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fabricate" in American English

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fabricateverb [T]

us   /ˈfæb·rɪˌkeɪt/
to invent or produce something in order to deceive: She fabricated charges that her boss was stealing money.
fabrication
noun [C] us   /ˌfæb·rɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/
That story is a complete fabrication.
(Definition of fabricate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fabricate" in Business English

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fabricateverb [T]

uk   /ˈfæbrɪkeɪt/ us  
PRODUCTION to manufacture something: Techniques for fabricating microchips on circuits are advancing all the time. The company's main business is fabricating metal parts for the aerospace industry.
to invent a story or create a piece of false evidence in order to deceive someone: It turned out that all the qualifications in his application had been fabricated.
(Definition of fabricate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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