Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] MANUFACTURE NP2[product[concrete]]
Most memory chips are now manufactured overseas.
The costs of manufacturing clothing domestically have gone up in recent years.
That firm manufactures about a dozen brands of cereal.
The Hollywood writers seem to manufacture the scripts for these sitcoms. (metaphoric extension)
This novelist has been manufacturing his books following his
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 4
Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] MANUFACTURE NP2[patient[abstract]]
They claim the teenager manufactured the story just to get attention.
The state-controlled press manufactures far-fetched justifications for the dictator's atrocities.
The scientist confessed that he had manufactured most of the results in his experiments.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[topic] MANUFACTURE NP2
This gland manufactures a specific substance only.
Maple trees manufacture delicious sap.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3