Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- (transitive) To form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship.
- (transitive) To form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce; as, to fabricate computer chips.
- (transitive) To invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely; as, to fabricate a lie or story.
- (transitive, cooking) To cut up an animal as preparation for cooking, particularly used in reference to fowl.
to form into a whole by uniting its parts
to form by art and labor; to manufacture
to invent and form; to forge
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- fabricate in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- fabricate in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911