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Noun: factory  fak-tu-ree
  1. A plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
    "the belching of smoke from factory chimneys";
    - mill, manufacturing plant, manufactory
  2. (computer programming) a function or method that creates an object

Derived forms: factories

Type of: industrial plant, plant, works

Encyclopedia: Factory