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"manufacturing" in British English

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manufacturingnoun [U]

uk   /ˌmæn.jʊˈfæk.tʃə.rɪŋ/  us   /-tʃɚ-/
B2 the ​business of ​producinggoods in ​largenumbers: car manufacturing the manufacturing of ​militaryequipment
(Definition of manufacturing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"manufacturing" in American English

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manufacturingnoun [U]

 /ˌmæn·jəˈfæk·tʃər·ɪŋ/
the ​business of ​producinggoods in ​factories
(Definition of manufacturing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"manufacturing" in Business English

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manufacturingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌmænjəˈfæktʃərɪŋ/ ( abbreviation mfg.)
PRODUCTION, ECONOMICS the ​business of ​producinggoods in large ​numbers, especially in ​factories: The ​servicesector now ​employs more ​people than manufacturing.in manufacturing Over 1,000 ​jobs will be ​lost, most of them in manufacturing. car/furniture/toy manufacturing manufacturing ​facilities/​jobs/​processes
(Definition of manufacturing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “manufacturing”
in Arabic تَصنيع…
in Korean 제조업…
in Portuguese manufatura…
in Catalan fabricació, producció industrial…
in Japanese 製造業…
in Chinese (Simplified) 制造业(大批量生产商品的行业)…
in Turkish üretim, imalat…
in Russian производство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 製造業(生產大批商品的行業)…
in Italian manifattura…
in Polish produkcja…
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