factory-made
factory-made factory-made adj. made in a factory. Contrasted with {homemade}. [Narrower terms: {boughten, store-bought ; {mass-produced ] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • factory outlet — a store that sells factory made goods directly to consumers for less than current retail prices. * * * …   Universalium

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  • factory floor — same as ↑shop floor (see under ↑shop). • • • Main Entry: ↑factory * * * noun the factory floor : the part of a factory where products are made There s talk on the factory floor [=among the ordinary workers in the factory] about a possible strike …   Useful english dictionary

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