factorynoun [C]uk /ˈfæk.tər.i/ us /ˈfæk.tɚ.i/
- The factory supplies electrical components for cars.
- The report is highly critical of safety standards at the factory.
- The closure of the Manchester printing factory is the company's biggest single cutback so far.
- People who work with furnaces in a steel factory need to wear protective clothing.
- The company plans to shut down four factories and cut 10 000 jobs.