invention invention  /ɪn ˈvɛn ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the creation of something in the mind
  2. (n) a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation
  3. (n) the act of inventing

Usage(s):

  1. PTI Magazine presents the best inventions and innovators of 2006.
  2. PTI Magazine picks the top new inventions of 2003.
  3. A recipient of the Rolex Award for Enterprise, Abba, 37, who hails from a family of potmakers, is using his $75,000 award to make the invention available throughout Nigeria.

News

  1. Map takes campers to Mexico

    On Wednesday, students in Camp Invention journeyed to the Cave of Crystals in Mexico using a three-dimensional mapping application.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  2. Reinvent summer fun with Camp Invention

    The nationally acclaimed Camp Invention summer program is returning to Rolla.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Rolla Daily News

  3. Camp Invention returns to Maple Grove

    It has been announced that the Camp Invention summer program is returning to Cedar Island Elementary School this summer. Camp … The post Camp Invention returns to Maple Grove appeared first on Press and News .
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Dayton Press & News

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Quotes

  1. He was "probably the greatest film artist, all things considered, since the invention of the motion picture camera," Woody Allen said in a 70th birthday tribute in 1988.
    on Jul 30, 2007 By: Woody Allen Source: Newsday

  2. "I think it depends on whether you're a PGA Tour member or not," Westwood said. "I think The Players probably used to be regarded as the fifth major, and it felt that way back in the late '90s. But since the invention of the World Golf...
    on Apr 28, 2010 By: Lee Westwood Source: CBSSports.com (blog)

  3. John Adams, America's first vice president, complained: "My country in its wisdom has contrived for me the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived or his imagination conceived."
    on Jun 6, 2008 By: John Adams Source: Washington Post

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