ADJ. large-scale, small-scale | commercial, industrial | local cotton ropes of local manufacture | metal, steel, etc. | cloth, cotton, textile, woollen, etc. | car, vehicle, etc. | drug, food, etc.
VERB + MANUFACTURE commence, start They commenced large-scale commercial manufacture of the chairs in January. | complete | be engaged in
MANUFACTURE + VERB start
PHRASES costs of manufacture, date of manufacture The date of manufacture of the jewellery has not been authenticated. | the method/process of manufacture