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invention/ɪnˈvɛnʃən/noun
pluralinventions
invention
/ɪnˈvɛnʃən/
noun
pluralinventions
Learner's definition of INVENTION  
: something invented: such as
[count] : a useful new device or process
   b : something (such as a false story) that is made up
[count]
[noncount]
[noncount] : the act of inventing something
[noncount] : the ability to think of new ideas
— see also necessity is the mother of invention at 1mother
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