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fabrication

fab·ri·ca·tion

fabrication

 
 
pronunciation:
fae br keI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a statement, document, or the like that is false or invented to deceive.
Their claim to have found an older human skull turned out to be a fabrication.
synonyms:
counterfeit, fiction, forgery, invention
similar words:
concoction, fable, falsehood, falsification, lie, pretense, production, tale
definition 2: the process of manufacture or construction.
synonyms:
construction, making, production
similar words:
assemblage, building, creation, manufacture