Definitions for Productˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

prod•uctˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt(n.)

  1. a thing produced by labor:

    farm products.

  2. the totality of goods or services that a company produces.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  3. material created or produced and viewed in terms of potential sales:

    an artist who provided dealers with reliable product.

    Category: Business

  4. a person or thing seen as resulting from a process, as a social or historical one:

    He is a product of his time.

  5. Math. the result obtained by multiplying two or more quantities together.

    Category: Math

    Ref: intersection (def. 3a). 3 1

Origin of product:

1400–50; < L prōductum (thing) produced, n. use of neut. ptp. of prōdūcere to produce

Princeton's WordNet

  1. merchandise, ware, product(noun)

    commodities offered for sale

    "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"

  2. product, production(noun)

    an artifact that has been created by someone or some process

    "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"

  3. product, mathematical product(noun)

    a quantity obtained by multiplication

    "the product of 2 and 3 is 6"

  4. product(noun)

    a chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction

    "a product of lime and nitric acid"

  5. product(noun)

    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"

  6. 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

  1. product(noun)ˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt

    an article for sale

    hardware/software products; hair and beauty products; food products

  2. 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.

  3. productˈprɒd əkt, -ʌkt

    the result when two numbers are multiplied together

    Find the product of 6 and 9.

Wiktionary

  1. product(Noun)

    A commodity offered for sale.

  2. product(Noun)

    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.

  3. product(Noun)

    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.

  4. product(Noun)

    A chemical substance formed as a result of a chemical reaction.

    This is a product of lime and nitric acid.

  5. product(Noun)

    A quantity obtained by multiplication of two or more numbers.

  6. product(Noun)

    categorical product

  7. product(Noun)

    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.

  8. product(Noun)

    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.

  9. product(Noun)

    Illegal drugs, especially cocaine, when viewed as a commodity.

    I got some product here u2013 you buying?

  10. Origin: productus, perfect participle of produco, first attested in English in the mathematics sense.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Product(noun)

    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

  2. Product(noun)

    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

  3. Product(verb)

    to produce; to bring forward

  4. Product(verb)

    to lengthen out; to extend

  5. Product(verb)

    to produce; to make

Freebase

  1. Product

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Product' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #888

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Product' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1240

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Product' in Nouns Frequency: #156


Translations for Product

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

product(noun)

a result

The plan was the product of hours of thought.

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