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prefabricate

Verb

1 to manufacture sections of (a building), especially in a factory, so that they can be easily transported to and rapidly assembled on a building site of buildings [syn: preassemble]
2 produce synthetically, artificially, or stereotypically and unoriginally

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English

Verb

  1. To manufacture something, especially a building, in standard components that can be fitted together on site

Translations

To manufacture something in standard components that can be fitted together on site

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

assemble, build, cast, compose, compound, concoct, construct, create, devise, elaborate, erect, evolve, extrude, fabricate, fashion, form, formulate, frame, fudge together, get up, indite, make, make up, manufacture, mature, mold, patch together, piece together, prepare, produce, put together, put up, raise, rear, run up, set up, shape, whomp up, write
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