Definitions for production
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word production.
the act or process of producing something
"Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous"; "the production of white blood cells"
a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television
"have you seen the new production of Hamlet?"
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
"they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
(law) the act of exhibiting in a court of law
"the appellate court demanded the production of all documents"
output, yield, productionnoun
the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time)
"production was up in the second quarter"
a display that is exaggerated or unduly complicated
"she tends to make a big production out of nothing"
(economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
"he introduced more efficient methods of production"
the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services
The act of producing, making or creating something.
The widget making machine is being used for production now.
The act of bringing something forward, out etc. for use or consideration.
the act of being produced
The widgets are coming out of production now.
the total amount produced
They hope to increase spaghetti production next year.
the presentation of a theatrical work
We went to a production of Hamlet.
an occasion or activity made more complicated than necessary
He made a simple meal into a huge production.
that which is manufactured or is ready for manufacturing in volume (as opposed to a prototype or conceptual model)
This is the final production model.
Etymology: productio a lengthening, prolonging: compare production. See produce.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: production, Fr. from product.
A painter should foresee the harmony of the lights and shadows, taking from each of them that which will most conduce to the production of a beautiful effect. Dryden.
The best of queens and best of herbs we owe
To that bold nation, which the way did show
To the fair region, where the sun does rise,
Whose rich productions we rose so justly prize. Edmund Waller.
What would become of the scrofulous consumptive production, furnished by our men of wit and learning. Jonathan Swift.
We have had our names prefixed at length, to whole volumes of mean productions. Jonathan Swift.
Production is the process of creating, manufacturing, or growing goods or services through combining various resources. It involves using labor, raw materials, and technology to transform inputs into outputs (finished goods or services) that can be consumed or used. This activity primarily contributes to the economy of a country.
the act or process or producing, bringing forth, or exhibiting to view; as, the production of commodities, of a witness
that which is produced, yielded, or made, whether naturally, or by the application of intelligence and labor; as, the productions of the earth; the productions of handicraft; the productions of intellect or genius
the act of lengthening out or prolonging
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
For obtaining the benefits of trading with our colonies, it is necessary that the goods be accompanied by a "certificate of production" in the manner required by marine law. (See ORIGIN.)
The act and process of to produce or create.
Production is easy and wise to be sustainable
Submitted by MaryC on February 13, 2020
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'production' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #593
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'production' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1385
Rank popularity for the word 'production' in Nouns Frequency: #240
The numerical value of production in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of production in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
It is not because the touch of genius has roused genius to production, but because the admiration of genius has made talent ambitious, that the harvest is still so abundant.
Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
Thanksgiving is a typically American holiday...The lavish meal is a symbol of the fact that abundant consumption is the result and reward of production.
The world's crude demand/supply remains in excess supplies, oPEC projected a continuation of firm demand in global crude demand and judged there's no need to change current production levels. The decision also may have come about reflecting the view that OPEC's lone production cuts would be offset by rising U.S. shale oil production.
Keeping production at the level it is now is in itself a success because you are netting off the natural decline in the reservoirs by adding new production of oil, (Increased production) might be in the year 2017, 2018 when gas comes from Zohr and from the West Nile Delta (fields), condensate will come, so by that time, it (oil output) may be something more.
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Translations for production
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- produkce, výrobaCzech
- Herstellung, Inszenierung, ProduktionGerman
- valmistaminen, valmistus, tuotantoFinnish
- toradhScottish Gaelic
- 生産, 製造Japanese
- ražība, producēšana, ražošana, produkcijaLatvian
- produksjonNorwegian Nynorsk
- înscenare, producție, reprezentare, producereRomanian
- продукти́вность, добы́ча, постано́вка, изготовле́ние, изде́лия, произво́дство, производи́тельность, представле́ние, проду́кция, вы́работкаRussian
- sản xuấtVietnamese
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