custom-made custom-made

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an item made to the customer's specifications
  2. (adj) made according to the specifications of an individual

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Usage(s):

  1. Watch and see how tisses and organs, such as muscle and bladders, are custom-made to replace diseased or injured parts.
  2. We moved warily in the darkness, patrolling for insurgents in blind alleys custom-made for ambushes and narrow passages perfect for concealing roadside bombs.
  3. Business for products aimed at the newly divorced, from greeting cards and postbreakup getaway packages to custom-made cakes and joke gifts like wedding-ring coffins, is booming.

News

  1. Watch A Full Match Of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag's Multiplayer

    Ubisoft is allowing attendees of E3 2013 to compete in a custom-made multiplayer match of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. The game mode is Wanted, and the video shows a very skilled player annihilating their competition. Watch the video below to see Assassin's Creed IV's multiplayer running on a high-end PC. (Please visit the site to view this media) Visit our  E3 News Headquarters  for all the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Game Informer

  2. Lions among Blackhawks fans in Stanley Cup finals

    CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks can boast of some mighty beasts among their supporters: two massive bronze lions that guard the Art Institute of Chicago. The lions started sporting Blackhawks helmets on Wednesday, the day of the first Stanley Cup finals game between the Chicago team and the Boston Bruins. The museum says the helmets are "custom-made," which makes sense given that each lion ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Making it here: N.J.-based 'reshoring' website looks to bring manufacturing back to U.S.

    Fabricating.com is an online application that matches companies that need custom-made parts with qualified suppliers
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger

Quotes

  1. "We are studying and looking for the best system as there is no one single lighting technology that can fit all tracks. The system must be custom-made for the Sepang circuit," Mokhzani said. "We are now in discussion with companies which...
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Mokhzani Mahathir Source: Reuters UK

  2. "It must be one of the biggest bats around," Oram, who does not know its precise measurements, told reporters on Tuesday. "It's specially made, thankfully. Being six foot six you need something custom-made. It's a normal handle but an extra...
    on Mar 13, 2007 By: Jacob Oram Source: Reuters India

  3. "They adjust the game so quick," said Yao, who shot 7-of-14 overall. "We almost custom-made our defense for them. We did a pretty good job in the first quarter, and then they adjusted the screen and the pick-and-roll. When you can't get the...
    on Mar 18, 2006 By: Yao Ming Source: Spurs.com

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