facture

[fak-cher]
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noun

the act, process, or manner of making anything; construction.
the thing made.

Nearby words

  1. factsheet,
  2. factual,
  3. factualism,
  4. factually,
  5. factum,
  6. facula,
  7. faculae,
  8. facultative,
  9. facultative anaerobe,
  10. facultative apomict

Origin of facture

1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin factūra the making (of something). See fact, -ure

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British Dictionary definitions for facture

facture

noun rare

construction
workmanship; quality

Word Origin for facture

C15: from Old French, from Latin factūra

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