Manufactory

  • 1 manufactory — UK US /ˌmænjəˈfæktəri/ noun [C] (plural manufactories) ► PRODUCTION a word used in the past for a factory, sometimes still used in the names of companies: »The Soho Manufactory was an early factory which pioneered mass production on the assembly… …

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  • 2 Manufactory — Man u*fac to*ry, n.; pl. { ries}. [Cf. L. factorium an oil press, properly, place where something is made. See {Manufacture}.] 1. Manufacture. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. A building or place where anything is manufactured; a factory. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Manufactory — Man u*fac to*ry, a. Pertaining to manufacturing. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 manufactory — [man΄yo͞o fak′tər ē, man΄yəfak′tər ē] n. pl. manufactories [< MANUFACTURE + FACTORY] FACTORY (sense 1) …

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  • 5 manufactory — noun Date: 1641 factory 2a …

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  • 6 manufactory — /man yeuh fak teuh ree/, n., pl. manufactories. Archaic. a factory. [1610 20; obs. manufact handmade ( < LL manufact(us); see MANUS, FACT) + ORY2] * * * …

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  • 7 manufactory — noun A plant where something is manufactured; a factory …

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  • 8 manufactory — man·u·fac·to·ry || mænÉ™ fæktrɪ / mænjÊŠ fæktrɪ n. factory, place where products are manufactured …

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  • 9 manufactory — noun (plural manufactories) archaic a factory. Origin C17: from manufacture, on the pattern of factory …

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  • 10 manufactory — n. Factory …

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  • 11 manufactory — man·u·fac·to·ry …

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  • 12 manufactory — man•u•fac•to•ry [[t]ˌmæn yəˈfæk tə ri[/t]] n. pl. ries factory 1) • Etymology: 1685–95; prob. manu (facture) +factory …

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  • 13 manufactory — /mænjuˈfæktəri/ (say manyooh faktuhree), / tri/ (say tree) noun (plural manufactories) Obsolete a factory …

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  • 14 manufactory — A house or place where anything is manufactured. Halpin v Insurance Co. of North America, 120 NY 73, 23 NE 989. See factory …

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  • 15 manufactory — n. (pl. ies) archaic = FACTORY. Etymology: MANUFACTURE, after factory …

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  • 16 Soho Manufactory — in einer zeitgenössischen Ansicht: das Torhaus Die Soho Manufactory war eine der ersten modernen Fabriken, die in Handsworth (heute ein Stadtteil von Birmingham) zwischen 1762 und 1765 vom Unternehmer Matthew Boulton und seinem Partner John… …

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  • 17 Savonnerie manufactory — Tapis de Savonnerie, under Louis XIV, after Charles Le Brun, made for the Grande Galerie in the Louvre …

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  • 18 Nevers manufactory — French porcelain Faience with Chinese scenes, Nevers manufactory, 1680 1700. Rouen (1673–1696) Nevers Saint Cloud (1693–1766) Chantilly (1730–1800) Vincennes (1740–1756) …

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  • 19 Soho Manufactory — The Soho Manufactory (gbmapping|SP051890), not to be confused with the Soho Foundry, was an early factory which pioneered mass production on the assembly line principle, in Soho, Birmingham, England.The factory was established by the toy… …

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  • 20 Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory — Nymphenburg porcelain tableware, c. 1760 1765 The Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory (in German: Porzellanmanufaktur Nymphenburg), manufacturer of Nymphenburg porcelain, is situated in the Nymphenburg Palace in Munich, capital of Bavaria, and… …

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