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fabricate (v.)

mid-15c., "to fashion, make, build," from Latin fabricatus, past participle of fabricare "to make, construct, fashion, build," from fabrica (see fabric). In bad sense of "tell a lie (etc.)," it is recorded by 1779. Related: Fabricated; fabricating.

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Definitions of fabricate from WordNet

fabricate (v.)
put together out of artificial or natural components or parts;
the company fabricates plastic chairs
Synonyms: manufacture / construct
fabricate (v.)
concoct something artificial or untrue;
Synonyms: manufacture / cook up / make up / invent
From wordnet.princeton.edu