• Facto Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In fact; by the act or fact.

• Factor Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who transacts business for another; an agent; a substitute; especially, a mercantile agent who buys and sells goods and transacts business for others in commission; a commission merchant or consignee. He may be a home factor or a foreign factor. He may buy and sell in his own name, and he is intrusted with the possession and control of the goods; and in these respects he differs from a broker.
  2. (n.) A steward or bailiff of an estate.
  3. (n.) One of the elements, circumstances, or influences which contribute to produce a result; a constituent.
  4. (v. t.) To resolve (a quantity) into its factors.
  5. (n.) One of the elements or quantities which, when multiplied together, from a product.

Agent, Broker, Component, Constituent, Divisor, Element, Ingredient,

• Factory Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A house or place where factors, or commercial agents, reside, to transact business for their employers.
  2. (n.) A building, or collection of buildings, appropriated to the manufacture of goods; the place where workmen are employed in fabricating goods, wares, or utensils; a manufactory; as, a cotton factory.
  3. (n.) The body of factors in any place; as, a chaplain to a British factory.

Manufactory, Mill,