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fabrication

Noun

1 a deliberately false or improbable account [syn: fiction, fable]
2 writing in a fictional form [syn: fictionalization, fictionalisation]
3 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: manufacture]
4 the act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery) [syn: assembly] [ant: dismantling]
5 the deliberate act of deviating from the truth [syn: lying, prevarication]

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Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The act of fabricating, framing, or constructing; construction; manufacture
    the fabrication of a bridge, a church, or a government
  2. That which is fabricated; a falsehood
    The story is doubtless a fabrication.

Translations

The act of fabricating, framing, or constructing; construction; manufacture
That which is fabricated; a falsehood

Extensive Definition

Fabrication may refer to:
fabrication in French: fabrication

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