Factories

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Factories Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Factories Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A factory is a building where workers use machines to make things for sale. It usually means a building where companies use mass production to make different things. Many of the same thing are made in a short amount of time.

Factories during the industrial revolution had horrible working conditions.

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Factories Sample Sentences in News


  • US factories grew last month at slowest pace in a year
    WASHINGTON (AP) — US factories expanded last month at the slowest pace in a year, as orders, production, and hiring all declined. The figures suggested manufacturing may not add much to growth in the first few months of 2015. Read more on this news related to 'Factories'
  • Too Many Car Factories in China?
    When consultant Bill Russo visited Chery Automobile’s headquarters in China’s eastern Anhui province about three years ago, he listened to the company’s plans to expand its factories to make as many as 1 million vehicles a year. The trouble is, too many carmakers sought the same refuge. Read more on this news related to 'Factories'
  • He's baaack: Microsoft's axeman Nadella to give Chinese staff the chop
    Two more ex-Nokia factories to close next month More Microsoft staffers will lose their jobs next month when the software giant closes two smartphone factories in China, according to reports.… Read more on this news related to 'Factories'

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