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factory

noun [C] uk   /ˈfæk.tər.i/  us   /-tɚ.i/
A1 a building or set of buildings where large amounts of goods are made using machines: a car/shoe/textile factory a factory worker/manager
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in Arabic مَصْنَع, مَعْمَل…
in Korean 공장…
in Malaysian kilang…
in French usine…
in Turkish fabrika…
in Italian fabbrica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工廠…
in Russian завод, фабрика…
in Polish fabryka, wytwórnia…
in Vietnamese nhà máy, xí nghiệp…
in Spanish fábrica…
in Portuguese fábrica…
in Thai โรงงาน…
in German die Fabrik…
in Catalan fàbrica…
in Japanese 工場…
in Indonesian pabrik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 工厂…
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