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facture

[fak-cher] /ˈfæk tʃər/
noun
1.
the act, process, or manner of making anything; construction.
2.
the thing made.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin factūra the making (of something). See fact, -ure
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British Dictionary definitions for facture

facture

/ˈfæktʃə/
noun (rare)
1.
construction
2.
workmanship; quality
Word Origin
C15: from Old French, from Latin factūra
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