What does manufacturer mean?

Definitions for manufacturer
ˌmæn yəˈfæk tʃər ərman·u·fac·tur·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manufacturer, maker, manufacturing businessnoun

    a business engaged in manufacturing some product

  2. manufacturer, producernoun

    someone who manufactures something


  1. manufacturernoun

    one that manufactures

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Manufacturernoun

    A workman; an artificer.

    Etymology: manufacturier, French; manufacturus, Lat.

    In the practices of artificers and the manufacturers of various kinds, the end being proposed, we find out ways of composing things for the several uses of human life. Isaac Watts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Manufacturernoun

    one who manufactures

Editors Contribution

  1. manufacturer

    A business that manufactures.

    The business manufactures tiles.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'manufacturer' in Nouns Frequency: #1007

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manufacturer in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manufacturer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of manufacturer in a Sentence

  1. Demian Flowers:

    Volkswagen AG wants to develop their own autonomous driving software, they want to create their own operating system. They want control over their own data. They want to compete with the tech guys, the Teslas of this world and anybody else who comes along, then Demian Flowers ask them,' Will Demian Flowers, Volkswagen AG, be the contract manufacturer to a tech guy ?' I just don't think they're going to agree.

  2. Erik Goldman:

    There's a lot of talk of the value of vehicles being connected in the market today but unfortunately there is a number of vehicles, roughly 200 million, that don't have the availability of those services, even if you buy a new car today there are great services with various service providers but you're tied to one manufacturer.

  3. Director Thomas Winkelmann:

    That is acceptable because maintenance standards inside the Lufthansa group are known as very high worldwide. As long as you have your maintenance schedule in place and follow all the procedures together with the manufacturer, there is absolutely no issue with the age of an airplane.

  4. Lucas Watterson:

    The problem is when one of these drugs is banned or illegal, the drug manufacturer responds by producing a number of different alternatives, it's sort of a flavor of the month.

  5. Paola Avila:

    Now were discouraging overseas production, were cutting out the American manufacturer or the Mexican manufacturer that employs U.S. workers.

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