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Overview of verb invent

The verb invent has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (14) invent, contrive, devise, excogitate, formulate, forge

(come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort; "excogitate a way to measure the speed of light")

2. (5) fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, invent

(make up something artificial or untrue)

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