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 for Manufacturing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Manufacture \Man`u*fac"ture\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Manufactured; p. pr. & vb. n. Manufacturing.] [Cf. F.
     1. To make (wares or other products) by hand, by machinery,
        or by other agency; as, to manufacture cloth, nails,
        glass, etc.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To work, as raw or partly wrought materials, into suitable
        forms for use; as, to manufacture wool, cotton, silk, or
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Manufacturing \Man`u*fac"tur*ing\, a.
     1. Employed, or chiefly employed, in manufacture; as, a
        manufacturing community; a manufacturing town.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Pertaining to manufacture; as, manufacturing projects.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the act of making something (a product) from raw materials;
           "the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals"; "an
           improvement in the manufacture of explosives";
           "manufacturing is vital to Great Britain" [syn:
           fabrication, manufacture, manufacturing]

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