NOTE: implies that production of goods is done in volume, large quantities
That clothing manufacturer has merged with a European conglomerate.
Two thousand jobs were lost when the local manufacturer moved operations overseas.
This company with two other chip manufacturers are jointly building a new fabrication plant.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
Commentary: MANUFACTURER[+individual][+producer] [+role][+boss][+business][+production][+goods][+volume]
Two manufacturers and three attorneys sat on the left side of the boardroom table.
John's father was a successful auto manufacturer.
Terrorists are suspected in the recent shooting of a prominent manufacturer.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2