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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fab·ri·cate /ˈfæbrɪˌket/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fab·ri·cate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fabricated p. pr. & vb. n. Fabricating ]
 1. To form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship.
 2. To form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce; as, to fabricate woolens.
 3. To invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely; as, to fabricate a lie or story.
    Our books were not fabricated with an accomodation to prevailing usages.   --Paley.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: put together out of components or parts; "the company
           fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small
           toys" [syn: manufacture, construct]
      2: make up something artificial or untrue [syn: manufacture,
         cook up, make up, invent]