factory noun

ADJ. large | small | modern | disused | aircraft, car, chemical, clothing, munitions, etc.

VERB + FACTORY open, set up capital to set up a ceramics factory | close (down), shut (down) They had to close the factory down in the recession. | manage, run

FACTORY + VERB make sth, produce sth | open | close (down), shut (down) The factory closed down ten years ago.

FACTORY + NOUN manager, owner, worker | job, production, work | buildings | closure

PREP. at/in ~ He works in a shoe factory.