Definitions for Productˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
prod•uctˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt(n.)
a thing produced by labor:
the totality of goods or services that a company produces.
Category: Common Vocabulary
material created or produced and viewed in terms of potential sales:
an artist who provided dealers with reliable product.
a person or thing seen as resulting from a process, as a social or historical one:
He is a product of his time.
Math. the result obtained by multiplying two or more quantities together.
Ref: intersection (def. 3a). 3 1
Origin of product:
1400–50; < L prōductum (thing) produced, n. use of neut. ptp. of prōdūcere to produce
merchandise, ware, product(noun)
commodities offered for sale
"good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
"they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
product, mathematical product(noun)
a quantity obtained by multiplication
"the product of 2 and 3 is 6"
a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction
"a product of lime and nitric acid"
a consequence of someone's efforts or of a particular set of circumstances
"skill is the product of hours of practice"; "his reaction was the product of hunger and fatigue"
intersection, product, Cartesian product(noun)
the set of elements common to two or more sets
"the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
product(noun)ˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt
an article for sale
hardware/software products; hair and beauty products; food products
productˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt
a result or consequence
He believes a badly behaved child is the product of a broken family.; The prison crisis is the product of long-term neglect.
productˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt
the result when two numbers are multiplied together
Find the product of 6 and 9.
A commodity offered for sale.
The amount of an artifact that has been created by someone or some process.
They improve their product every year; they export most of their agricultural production.
A consequence of someone's efforts or of a particular set of circumstances.
Skill is the product of hours of practice; His reaction was the product of hunger and fatigue.
A chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction.
This is a product of lime and nitric acid.
A quantity obtained by multiplication of two or more numbers.
Any tangible or intangible good or service that is a result of a process and that is intended for delivery to a customer or end user.
The outcome or 'thingness' of an activity, especially in contrast to a process by which it was created or altered.
This product of last month's quality standards committee is quite good, even though the process was flawed.
Illegal drugs, especially cocaine, when viewed as a commodity.
I got some product here u2013 you buying?
Origin: productus, perfect participle of produco, first attested in English in the mathematics sense.
anything that is produced, whether as the result of generation, growth, labor, or thought, or by the operation of involuntary causes; as, the products of the season, or of the farm; the products of manufactures; the products of the brain
the number or sum obtained by adding one number or quantity to itself as many times as there are units in another number; the number resulting from the multiplication of two or more numbers; as, the product of the multiplication of 7 by 5 is 35. In general, the result of any kind of multiplication. See the Note under Multiplication
to produce; to bring forward
to lengthen out; to extend
to produce; to make
In marketing, a product is anything that can be offered to a market that might satisfy a want or need. In retailing, products are called merchandise. In manufacturing, products are bought as raw materials and sold as finished goods. Commodities are usually raw materials such as metals and agricultural products, but a commodity can also be anything widely available in the open market. In project management, products are the formal definition of the project deliverables that make up or contribute to delivering the objectives of the project. In insurance, the policies are considered products offered for sale by the insurance company that created the contract. In economics and commerce, products belong to a broader category of goods. The economic meaning of product was first used by political economist Adam Smith. A related concept is subproduct, a secondary but useful result of a production process. Dangerous products, particularly physical ones, that cause injuries to consumers or bystanders may be subject to product liability.
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Translations for Product
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
The plan was the product of hours of thought.
- produtoPortuguese (BR)
- das ErgebnisGerman
- produkt; resultatDanish
- προϊόν, αποτέλεσμαGreek
- producto, resultado, frutoSpanish
- produit, résultatFrench
- תוֹצַר, תוֹצָאָהHebrew
- rezultāts; auglisLatvian
- ürün, sonuçTurkish
- 結果Chinese (Trad.)
- результат, наслідокUkrainian
- kết quảVietnamese
- 结果Chinese (Simp.)
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