To create by forming, combining, or altering materials
To make a product
To devise from almost nothing
The subsidiary industries, such as the manufacture of machinery and wire fabric, are of considerable importance.
For instance, you may manufacture widgets from lightweight plastic.
tanning, brick-making, the manufacture of garments, &c., are evenly distributed throughout it, and are to be found in or near all larger centres of population.
There are numerous tanneries, and the manufacture of boots and shoes and linen goods is carried on.
The only industry is the manufacture of olive-wood and mother-of-pearl goods for sale to pilgrims and for export.